Tannish/grey cotton shirt has small repeating motif in black and red, long cuffed sleeves, front placate opening with button closures, small stand-up collar. Shirt is gathered at yoke and neck. Very fragmented portions of the original fabric remain. These are couched to muslin backing for support. Comment: Shirt was found in the crawl space of kitchen of the former Blind Asylum (aka "Custer House" and "Little Campus" and currently the UT Arno Nowotny Building). Shirt was found December 1982, Site number 41TV611.
L. 35 x W. 17 [shoulder] ; W. 24 [hem] ; 24 in [sleeve] (L. 89 x W. 43.2 [shoulder] ; W. 60.1 [hem] ; 60.1 cm [sleeve])
Place of Origin
Austin (Travis County, Tex.) [Site number 41TV611]