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Evening shirt, men’s, “The Palace Shirt”, linen / cotton, Anthony Hordern & Sons, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1920-1930

Made by Anthony Hordern & Sons in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1920-1930.

Evening shirt, men’s, “The Palace Shirt”, linen / cotton, Anthony Hordern & Sons, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1920-1930

Man’s shirt of white cotton, with long sleeves and inset at the front with a “bib” or “dickie”. The shirt is collarless. It has a central front opening with four holes for stud fastenings and a tab at centre front near the bottom intended for securing the shirt to the trousers. Manufacturer’s label inside centre back of collar and handwritten inscription of owners name...

Summary

Object No.

85/2873

Physical Description

Evening shirt, men's, "The Palace Shirt", linen / cotton, Anthony Hordern & Sons, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1920-1930

Man's shirt of white cotton, with long sleeves and inset at the front with a "bib" or "dickie". The shirt is collarless. It has a central front opening with four holes for stud fastenings and a tab at centre front near the bottom intended for securing the shirt to the trousers. Manufacturer's label inside centre back of collar and handwritten inscription of owners name.

Production

Notes

The manufacturer's label is sewn inside centre of collar at back, it is inscribed, "THE PALACE SHIRT / ANTHONY HORDERN & SONS / HAYMARKET (ONLY)"

The shirt was made between 1920 and 1930.

Made

Anthony Hordern & Sons 1920-1930

Source

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs John Clayton Clune through The Australian Costume And Textile Society, 1985

Acquisition Date

1 October, 1985

Cite this Object

Harvard

Evening shirt, men's, "The Palace Shirt", linen / cotton, Anthony Hordern & Sons, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1920-1930 2014, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 23 January 2018, <https://ma.as/46773>

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