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TIE, BOW

Description

White ribbed & striped; narrow collar section w/ rectangular ties; 2 tabs w/ buttonholes.

Details

Maker
The Perfect Tie (Maker)
Date
1898-1905
Inscriptions
1. Label on store packaging(?): (front) ""C.F. Hovey Company Boston, Mass."" (back) ""THE PERFECT TIE - KEYS & LOCHWOOD, NY - PATENTED June 21, 1898 May 9, 1905"" ""16 1/2"" ""BARATHEA"" Store package also says on back: ""Important to the wearer - see that the size on the label of the tie enclosed in this envelope is the same as your collar size. In quarter sizes take the next size larger."" 2. Tie label: ""The Perfect Tie - Pat'd {June 21st 1898 May 9th 1905 17 1/2 Keys & Lockwood, N.Y.""
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Material
linen (material)
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
bow ties
evening dress (concept)
Evening Wear
Hand Stitched
linen (material)
machine-made
Men's clothing
stitching
TIE, BOW
Dimensions
17.5 x 1.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.1357
GUSN
36071

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