2-Piece Suit

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-11491

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

Descriptive Terms

suits (main garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
machine-made
twill
Boys' Clothing
Twill
Hand Stitched
SUIT

Inscription

Black on white printed label, inside shirt hem: ""CADET/ TRADEMARK/ AGE 7""

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.188