Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Liberia
  • shirt, late 1900s
  • Where object was made: Liberia
  • cotton, dyeing, embroidering
  • Object Height/Width: 78 x 91 cm
    Object Height/Width: 30 11/16 x 35 13/16 in
  • Gift of C. Susan Brown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7030

The short-sleeved men's shirt has a button down front with a collar. It has pockets at the front bottom and the left chest. It is dark blue with a light green and white tie dye pattern on the yoke, shoulders, and around the hips. There is lace-like white embroidery along the placket, collar, ends of the sleeves and top edge of the pockets.