Kipper Tie Metadata
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- Main Title Kipper Tie
- Alternate Title Necktie
Designer: BrentCreator Type: Personal
Donor: Barentine III, J.P.Contributor Type: Personal
Retailer: Montgomery WardContributor Type: OrganizationContributor Info: Founded in 1872, the Montgomery Ward chain operated as a mail-order business and a physical store.
- Creation: 1966
- No Language
- Content Description: Wide kipper tie of large stylized paisley designs in yellows and gold on a blue field. Blue is somewhat faded from the original shade. The tie has a tag on reverse marked "Brent" and with the logo for Montgomery Ward. The creation of the kipper tie, a form of extra-wide necktie known for bright colors and patterns, is credited to British designer Michael Fish. He brought out the earliest ones in the 1960's. This example was a gift to the donor by his maternal grandmother, Mary Kathleen King Miller (1898-1969).
- Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Neckties
- University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Clothing - Accessories
- Item is a Primary Source
- Coverage Date: 1966
- Place Name: United States
Name: Texas Fashion CollectionCode: TXFC
Name: UNT College of Visual Arts + DesignCode: UNTCVA
- Rights Access: public
- Rights License: by-nc-nd
- Rights Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.
- Physical Object
- Accession or Local Control No: 2006.007.090
- Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc30325