TIE, BOW

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1898-1905

GUSN

GUSN-36071

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

bow ties
accessories
linen (material)
stitching
machine-made
evening dress (concept)
Men's clothing
Hand Stitched
Evening Wear
TIE, BOW

Inscription

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.""

Maker

The Perfect Tie (Maker)

Location of Origin

New York, NY, USA

Object Type

Clothing--Accessory

Dimensions

17.5 x 1.75 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1933.1357

Places

New York state (United States)
Massachusetts (United States)