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2-Piece Suit

Description

White cotton twill sailor suit; rounded collar with piping around edge; attached ties; hook and eye closure in center front placket; long sleeves with 2-button cuff; straight hem; chest pocket; matching shorts-- button closure at side plackets; side seam pockets; inner waistband with 8 buttonholes.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
Black on white printed label, inside shirt hem: ""CADET/ TRADEMARK/ AGE 7""
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
stitching
twill
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Boys' Clothing
cotton (textile)
Hand Stitched
machine-made
stitching
SUIT
suits (main garments)
twill
Twill
Accession Number
1993.188
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
11491

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