Man's suit

American (Boston)
1978
Thornes of Boston (American)


Dimensions

Center back length (jacket): 32 inches Length (pants): 41 1/4 inches

Accession Number

2008.1968.1-4

Medium or Technique

Wool twill

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s navy blue wool and white pinstriped suit jacket. Labelled “Thorne’s Boston Chestnut Hill.”

Two pair of matching wool navy blue and white pinstriped pants.

Matching wool navy blue pinstriped waiscoat.

Provenance

1970s, purchased at Thornes of Boston by D. Roger Howlett, Boston, MA; gift of Howlett to MFA (Accession date: December 31, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of D. Roger Howlett