Man's kerchief

Man's cravat

American
19th century


Place of Use: Lexington, Massachusetts, United States; Place of Manufacture: probably England (fabric)

Dimensions

Overall: 45.7 x 106.7 cm (18 x 42 in.)

Accession Number

99.664.70

Medium or Technique

Plain weave cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Triangular white, blue, and brown plaid kerchief or cravat

Provenance

Worn by a member of the Robbins family; inherited by Ellen A. Stone; gift to MFA, 1899

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone