Men's necktie

Louis (founded in 1880)


Dimensions

Length: 134.6 cm (53 in.)

Accession Number

2012.988

Medium or Technique

silk

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Men’s striped necktie. Diagonal stripes of black and olive greens.
Interior label: (white with black stitch) ‘LOUIS EXCLUSIVE’
(white with black stitch) ‘LOUIS STYLED BY GEORGE WALLY BOSTON - NEW YORK’
(white with green stitch-front): ‘IMPORTED ALL SILK FABRIC WEIGHTED UP TO 40% RN 23210’ (back): ‘UNION MADE ACWA 110’

Provenance

Between 1980 and 2010, purchased by Edward Spindler in Massachusetts; 2012, gift of Edward Spindler to the MFA. (Accession date: November 28, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Edward Sleeper in memory of Merle L. Sleeper