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man's shirt
  • United States
  • man's shirt, mid-late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • linen, mother of pearl
  • Object Length/Width: 87.63 x 162.56 cm
    Object Length/Width: 34 1/2 x 64 in
  • Gift of Miss Nelle Myers
  • Not on display
  • 1937.0025

Man's fine white linen shirt. Made by hand, very fine workmanship. Tucked bosom. Mother of pearl buttons. "Exquisite button holes." Tiny reinforcing at slits on sides; very narrow hem on bottom.