$129.50

SKU: FR10842 Categories: , Product ID: 5585

Description

SHIRT, FRENCH WWI(OR EARLIER), LINEN, PROBABALY BROUGHT FROM HOME, EXC, SHOWING LIGHT USE AND WASHING. THIS IS A 19TH CENTURY PATTERN AND IT COULD GO BACK TO THE MID 19TH CENTURY HAVING JUST A STAND FALL COLLAR WITHOUT POINTS,, SIZE 36 (MEASURES 38) W/13″ NECK WITH THE USUAL SHORT SLEEVES (SO THEY WOULD NOT HANG OUT OF THE TUNIC CUFF). NICE FOR A DISPLAY OR MANNEQUIN. THIS WAS MORE THE NORMAL SIZE OF A SOLDIER IN WWI. OWNER’S INITIALS “AR” EMBRODERED IN RED THREAD ON SLEEVE. THIS WAS SO YOU COULD FIND YOUR OWN SHIRT WHEN LAUNDERED.