Man's shirt

American
19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

98 x 69 cm (38 9/16 x 27 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.216

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A man’s shirt of tightly woven fine white cotton with stiffly starched fronts, tab with buttonholes below starched front for attachment to trousers, sleeves full, long tails, stiffly starched cuffs, line of fine embroidery on edge of left front, buttonholes for studs.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates