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Shirt

Object Number: 
1948.129b
Date: 
1895-1900
Medium: 
Wool, wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 25 x 28 1/4 in. ( 2.5 x 63.5 x 71.8 cm )
Description: 
Navy blue wool long-sleeved Naval uniform shirt; scoop neck (no collar); vertical opening to the right side with 2 wooden buttons; open sleeves (no cuffs) with one button at each wrist; both sides in one panel.
Gallery Label: 
This sailor's shirt was worn by F. Maurice Newton, when he served in the U.S. Navy on the S.S. Prairie in 1898.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. F. Maurice Newton
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group