Man's necktie

American
1955–65
Labeled Rooster


Dimensions

Height x width: 134 x 3.3 cm (52 3/4 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2007.972

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave; partial lining of acetate plain weave (taffeta)

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Narrow tie with square ends, printed with abstract pattern in black, olive and white on blue ground. Labeled: “Rooster”

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