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Man's suit. (c. 1760-70) from the Bunka Gakuen Costume Museum (via The Ornamented Being)

Frock coat, c. at Bunka Gakuen Costume Museum, Tokyo

Sleeveless Waistcoat, 1750, Germany, Cotton, linen, silk.  Front: silk, red, brown, orange, satin weave; Back: linen, red; plain weave lining. Embroidery: metallic thread, gold, silk, yellow. GERMANISCHES NATIONALMUSEUM | Nürnberg

Sleeveless Waistcoat, 1750, Germany, Cotton, linen, silk. Front: silk, red, brown, orange, satin weave; Back: linen, red; plain weave lining. Embroidery: metallic thread, gold, silk, yellow. GERMANISCHES NATIONALMUSEUM | Nürnberg

Sleeveless Waistcoat, 1760, Germany, gray-green silk, gold and silver metallic thread, lining:  gray-green silk, linen / cotton. GERMANISCHES NATIONALMUSEUM

Sleeveless Waistcoat, Germany, gray-green silk, gold and silver metallic…

Sleeveless Waistcoat, ca. 1760, Netherlands, Blue damascene grosgrain silk, strengthened with horsehair.

Sleeveless Waistcoat, ca. Netherlands, Blue damascene grosgrain silk, strengthened with horsehair.

Waistcoat, France, 1740-1750. Green silk, richly embroidered with large stylised flowers an leaves in coloured silk and metal threads of several textures.

France, waistcoat, Green silk, richly embroidered with large stylised flowers an leaves in coloured silk and metal threads of several textures.

Early 18th C waistcoat and coat in the Costume Gallery at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, England  #textile

Early century coat & waistcoat (V&A museum)

duchessofpowderedwigs: “Detail of 18th century male suit. Source. ”

(Detail) Suit, front view, Century, blue silk and silk satin.

Justeaucorps und Weste

Frockcoat and Waistcoat [Justeaucorps und Weste], Germany, wool fabric…

Cour coat and breeches, second half 18th century (Louis XVI). Garnet red cut silk velvet lavishely embroidered in a design of flowers and foliage trimmings made of silver and gold sequins and faceted glass.

thegentlemanscloset: Court Costume, France, Louis XVI, cut velvet in garnet with silver and gold embroidery and glass bead trimming. From Alain R.

1766 Tenue de Gustave III de Suède Livrustkammaren http://emuseumplus.lsh.se/eMuseumPlus?service=ExternalInterface&module=literature&objectId=4165&viewType=detailView

1766 Tenue de Gustave III de Suède Livrustkammaren http://emuseumplus.lsh.se/eMuseumPlus?service=ExternalInterface&module=literature&objectId=4165&viewType=detailView