Waistcoat, man's; [?]; [?]; CT78.412
Waistcoat, man'sAbout this object
Waistcoat, man's; lightweight white linen with a geometrical weave pattern and pale green thread woven to form geometrical spots, four pockets. Cotton back and fully cotton lined. Front fastens with five buttons, back has fabric tabs, buckle and button for fit adjustment.
The design for the type of buckle on this waistcoat was registered in the 1840s.
processed material, textile, linen;
processed material, textile, cotton;
processed material, meta;l
processed material, synthetic, plastic
h 560mm (centre back neck to hem) x w 340 (shoulder to shoulder)Subject and Association Keywords
From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika, The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".