Man's necktie

American
1960s
Designer Rooster


Place of Manufacture: United States

Dimensions

Length: 1400 mm (55 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2078

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s squared cotton necktie printed with pattern of repeating jockey caps in alternating red, white and narrow blue stripes.

Labels on back read:
“Made Exclusively for Raleigh’s Washington”
“Rooster WPL 13303”
“All Cotton”

Provenance

1970s, purchased by George Shackelford, Boston; 2011, gift of George Shackelford to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 21, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of George T.M. Shackelford