Shirt

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900

GUSN

GUSN-7309

Description

White cotton; narrow band collar with buttonhole at center back and at both sides of front; small loop at center back and left front; six small white buttons down center front; five flat pleats to waist on either side of front; long sleeves with French cuffs, with tuck at each elbow, and small white button in sleeve placket.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Woven labels with red lettering on white silk, inside collar: 1) (monogram:) ""H C"" (letters superimposed on one another). 2) (store label:) ""C. F. Hovey Co. / Boston"". Black ink stamps: 3) (size, inside collar:) ""15 33"". 4) (lower left shirt tail:) ""553/15 33/129 7""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Shirt Accession Number NULL

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7214