Object Title

Buff doublet

Buff doublet

Date

1650

Object Number

III.1436

Provenance

From the collection of Dr. Richard Williams, 1974. Bartell sale (Sothebys) 23/7/1954, lot 114

Physical Description

Without sleeves made of two front sections with a back also made in two halves. The edges of the front opening and originally the neck were bound with thin leather and the opening closed with five pairs of ties. The garmet, originally grey white in colour, is hip length with short vents at the bottom of the side and back seams. The front sections are much thicker than the back.

Inscriptions and Marks

None

Associations

Places England