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Object Name Vest
Catalog Number 0985.07.00134c
Date 1861-1865
Description Vest of black wool broadcloth with shawl collar; six button front with silk covered buttons; four pockets; lining of white cotton with light blue pin stripe; polished cotton back with cinch belt and brass buckle.
Owned Jefferson Davis
Provenance This black suit was worn for formal occasions by Jefferson Davis while he was the president of the Confederacy.
People Davis, Jefferson
Subjects men