SHIRT

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900

GUSN

GUSN-12970

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

Descriptive Terms

shirts
cotton (textile)
stitching
machine-made
geometric patterns
stripes
Men's clothing
Hand Stitched
Striped
Geometric
SHIRT

Inscription

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.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7216

Places

New York state (United States)