Man's necktie

American
1960s
Labeled Breidbart's


Dimensions

Height x width: 132.7 x 8.6 cm (52 1/4 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2007.969

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave; synthetic plain weave lining

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Wide necktie of cotton printed with a design of teal polka dots on olive green ground, cut on the bias, lined with off-white synthetic fabric. Labeled: “Breidbart’s/ All cotton RN 23500”

Provenance

2007, purchased by the donor, Susan Ward, from a Cambridge, MA estate via an internet auction; gift to MFA (Accession date: December 12, 2007)

Credit Line

Gift of Susan Ward