Man's formal shirt
Object Place: Asunción, Paraguay
89 x 71 cm (35 1/16 x 27 15/16 in.) approximate overall measurement for hanging storage, with sleeves folded in
Medium or Technique
Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery on cotton gauze-woven panel
Not On View
White cotton with gauze bosom with vertical embroidered and open work decorative bands; gauze spread collar and French cuffs with embroidered scrolling vine. Two pleats on back at yoke; sleeves gathered at cuffs. Six white plastic buttons at front closure. Worn by Jefferson Patterson (1891-1977), American ambassaor, 6/19/57.
Made for Jefferson Patterson (1891-1977), American Ambassador. Made by Casa Regojo. A/D December 1978, ratified by V/C January 10, 1979.
Gift of Mrs. Jefferson Patterson