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Man's shirt

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A man's shirt of closely woven fine white cotton with stiffly starched fronts and cuffs, hemline of both fronts and area around buttonholes for studs on left front embroidered in minute floral design; a number of brown stains; I. C. Inches written in ink on neckband; stamped on inside of yoke: ...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

American, 19th century

Object Place



99 x 67 cm (39 x 26 3/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts