Waistcoat and Breeches 1788

These items were worn by all other ranks of the Coldstream Guards at this time. They are of white material and cut to fit closely. The waistcoat has 12 pewter buttons with garter star on and a stand-up collar. The breeches have four buttons up the side of the knee and a flap at the front. Officers also wore similar garments but of finer material and with gilt buttons.

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