Man's shirt

American
1950s


Object Place: United Sates

Dimensions

Center back: 80.6 cm (31 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1590

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave; printed

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Off-white short sleeve collared shirt with five buttons down the center front. Printed with a barbeque theme depicting corn, sausages, grill, etc in red, blue green and golden yellow. Label reads “The Bar-B-Quer/by Pilgrim/16 L 16 1/2.”

Provenance

Early 1990s, purchased at Eons vintage clothing store in Pittsburgh, PA by William Stover, Pittsburgh, PA; gift of Stover to the MFA (December 17, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of William H. Stover, III