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Man's necktie

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Man's necktie with squared ends, navy blue silk damask with alternating stripes of satin and complex twill with ribbed effect (cut on bias). Lining of white silk with woven pattern of signature "Hardy Amies, London" woven label. Labeled: "Hardy Amies/ made of silk in...

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2007, purchased by the donor, Susan Ward, from a Cambridge, MA estate via an internet auction; gift to MFA (Accession date: December 12, 2007)

Credit Line

Gift of Susan Ward

English, 1950–65


Height x width: 136.5 x 5.7 cm (53 3/4 x 2 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk damask weave; silk jacquard weave lining


Textiles and Fashion Arts