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Waistcoat

Description

Duck-egg blue embroidered carded silk waistcoat with a standingcollar, part of court suit said to have been worn by W. Boswell on George IV's visit to Edinburgh in 1822

Museum reference

H.TU 12 B

Collection

Fashion and Textiles

Object name

Waistcoat

Physical description

Silk, carded, duck-egg blue, embroidered

Associations

George IV
Previous owner: William Boswell
Suit, TU 12 A-F
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, Northern Europe

Exhibitions

  • Wild and Majestic Romantic Visions of Scotland (28 Jun 2019 - 10 Nov 2019)
    National Museum of Scotland

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