Man's formal shirt

American
1850–70


Object Place: Possibly Connecticut, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 88.5 x 68cm (34 13/16 x 26 3/4in.) Other (Center back): 98.5cm (38 3/4in.)

Accession Number

1979.242

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with ceramic and mother-of-pearl buttons

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White cotton man’s shirt with pleated bosom and three mother-of-pearl buttons at front and cuffs. Condition: three repairs.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Stuart F. Brown