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Man's embroidered shirt
Man's embroidered shirt
Date:
1974
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Cotton, Silk; Plain Weave, Embroidered (French Knots And Chain, Fly, And Zigzag Stitches)
Dimensions:
83.8 cm (33 in.) center back length; 129.5 cm (51 in.) chest
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
2017.41
Acquisition Date:
2017-10-26
Credit Line:

Gift of Bud Johns

Man’s light blue cotton plain weave work shirt by Levi Strauss and Company: pointed collar with six button closure at front; long sleeves with two button closure at each wrist; two pockets with single button closures on left and right side of chest; embroidered with multicolored floral motifs in French knots and chain, fly and zig zag stitches at collar and cuffs, and along back, chest, and shoulder seams. Woven label at back collar: “Levi’s/ Ex-Large”; Stamped at back of collar in black ink: “17-17 LS/ 100% COTTON PRESHRUNK/ C06G5-0414”/ Stamped at bottom of front left side in black ink: “WASHABLE/ MADE IN U.S.A./…[illegible]”