SHIRT

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1899

GUSN

GUSN-12972

Description

White cotton with woven vertical stripe. Pointed collar with buttonhole at left and right sides. 5 small white buttons down center front. Long sleeves with small white buttons at cuffs and sleeve plackets. Tuck in each sleeve at elbow.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

1) Woven label inside collar (blue letters on white silk): ""Hewias & Hollis/Inc./Boston."" 2) Woven label inside collar (red letters on white silk): ""H. C."" - placed directly below label #1. 3) Black ink stamp on back of collar: ""NO 9 14 2(2 raised up) 5706"" 4) Black ink stamp lower left shirt tail: ""HH-2/WMXXOOW-14/14 2(2raised up) 34/5706""

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

1969.7208

Places

Massachusetts (United States)