Woman's shirt

English
1940s
Labeled CC41 (English, 1941–1952), Labeled Horrockses Fashions (English, founded 1946)


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Center back: 92.7 cm (36 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1395

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, printed; plastic

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Cotton long sleeve shirt patterned with red, blue, green, and yellow flowers. Buttons down center front and at each cuff. Two interior labels: “CC41” and “SPEC X3061/3/Horrockses/cloth/Reybro/Make?.”

Provenance

By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London, UK; purchased from Verrinder by Mr. Frederic Sharf; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf