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Man's necktie

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Green, orange and shades of blue dot patterning on an off-white ground. Labels on reverse read: "Nieman's/hub clothiers, /Tacoma" and "Foulard/fabric/from Italy/all silk."

Provenance

By 1975, purchased at Neiman Marcus, Houston, TX by Bob Clark, Houston; gift of Clark and his wife Tonia to the MFA (December 17, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Tonia and Bob Clark

American, 1970–74

Object Place

Tacoma, Arizona, United States

Dimensions

Other: 139.7 cm (55 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1572

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave; printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes