Man's necktie

American
1960s
Designer Rooster


Place of Creation: United States

Dimensions

Length: 1340 mm (52 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2079

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s brown cotton necktie with squared end, printed in yellow and blue with repeating pattern of numbered musical instruments.

Labels on back:
“Hand printed exclusively for Rooster by Sun Fabrics”
“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