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Man's dress shirt

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White dress shirt with French cuffs, starched and pleated front of cotton Jacquard weave with ribbed pattern, starched band collar, gathers at back of neck.

Provenance

Worn by Morton Masius; Inherited by donor from her mother, Vera Masius Ferguson September 10, 2005. Gift to the MFA, January 24, 2007.

Credit Line

Gift of Faith Ferguson and family

German, about 1910

Object Place

Leipzig, Germany

Dimensions

Center back: 95.3 cm (37 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.2138

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, cotton Jacquard weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes