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Man's necktie

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Straight, narrow necktie with square ends, made of cotton twill printed with pink and red abstract pattern; black grosgrain ribbon loop on back. Part of selvedge marking ("...SOVAARA") visible at narrow end.


Made by Margaret M. Eskridge for Robert T. Eskridge, late 1960s; Gift to the MFA, June 27, 2007

Credit Line

Gift of Robert T. and Margaret M. Eskridge to honor and preserve the international significance of Finnish contemporary arts and design, which flourished between 1950 and 1980

American (of Finnish fabric), 1960s


Height x width (max.): 51 1/2 x 1 7/8 in. (130.8 x 4.8 cm)

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Medium or Technique

Screen-printed cotton twill; rayon(?) grosgrain ribbon


Textiles and Fashion Arts