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  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1953 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Poole, Henry (maker and retailer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Cotton piqué

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Felix Furlonger.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

White cotton piqué waistcoat.

Place of Origin

London (made)


1953 (made)


Poole, Henry (maker and retailer)

Materials and Techniques

Cotton piqué

Object history note

Part of an ensemble T.226:1, 2-1998 and T.227 to 231-1998.

The suit was donated by Mr. Felix Furlonger on the advice of Angus Cunley of Henry Poole & Co, 15 Savile Row.

Descriptive line

Cotton piqué waistcoat, made by Henry Poole, London, 1953


Cotton (textile)


Formal wear; Evening wear; Men's clothes; Fashion; Europeana Fashion Project

Production Type

Haute couture


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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