Men's tie

American
J. Press (founded in 1902)


Dimensions

Length: 1308.1 mm (51 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2012.984

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Men’s three colored skinny tie in olive, navy and brown.

Interior label: “THE BEAUFORT KNOT NEW HAVEN CAMBRIDGE NEW YORK J.PRESS SINCE 1902” red stitching on beige label. “ALL SILK RN - 17223” yellow stitching on navy label.

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