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Description

White cotton with woven pattern of vertical stripes alternating with rows of diamond shapes. Narrow band collar with buttonholes at center back and left and right front. 4 small white buttons down center front. Pleated bib front. Long sleeves with French cuffs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900
Inscriptions
1) Woven label inside collar (black lettering on white silk) - upper left - ""Trade"", diagonally across center - ""Manhattan"" - Lower right corner ""Mark"". 2) Woven label inside collar (red letters on white silk): ""H.C."" placed directly below label #1. 3) Black Ink stamp (inside collar): ""14 2 CW 1 1/2"" (2 after 14 is raised up). 4) Black ink stamp (lower left shirt tail): ""Pomfret 4-2/14 2 x 33 (2 raised up)/33850""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Men's clothing
SHIRT
shirts
stitching
Striped
stripes
Accession Number
1969.7216
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
12970

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