Boy's shorts set

American
1940s


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Other (Center back): 57.2 cm (22 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2003.666

Medium or Technique

Embroidered linen plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White linen boy’s shorts set with center front button top and shorts attached by buttons at waistband; dark brown piping on collar, short sleeves, and three slit pockets on top with monogram of “A”, “T”, and “S” in dark brown thread above each pocket.

Provenance

Worn by A. Tozzer Spalding; Gift to donor, June 30, 2003; Gift to the MFA, September 17, 2003

Credit Line

Gift of Joan A. Spalding