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Object Name Vest
Catalog Number 0985.13.00007
Description White brocaded satin vest with shawl collar; single row of cloth-covered handmade buttons (one missing); linen back with two cinch belts.
Dimensions W-18 L-24.5 inches
Owned Otho Williams Kean
Provenance This wedding vest was worn by Dr. Otho Williams Kean when he married Frances J. Allen, March 9, 1864. They were most likely married in Liberty, VA. (Bedford City).
People Kean, Otho Williams Kean
Allen, Frances J.
Subjects weddings
marriage
men
civilians