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boy's shirt
  • Mexico
  • boy's shirt, 1989
  • Where object was made: Oaxaca de Juárez, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • cloth, metal, plastic?, cardboard
  • Object Height/Width: 65 x 126 cm
    Object Height/Width: 25 9/16 x 49 5/8 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5468

The small western-style shirt has points on the yoke. It is white and light blue plaid with thin lines of yellow and red. It has a chest pocket on both sides with pointed flaps. It has a snap closure with pearly white detail on the cuffs, placket, and both chest pockets. It has a button closure at the neck. There is a manufacturer's tag inside the neck along with the original cardboard insert and plastic tab at the button to maintain the neck's shape.