Description: Man's two piece suit of black and white glengarry plaid wool. A) Jacket has narrow notched lapels. Single breasted with closure of two dark gray buttons. Cuffs have three smaller, matching non-functional buttons. One welt pocket on left breast; two jetted pockets at hips. Two 7" back vents. Partially lined in a gray blue silk with two interior pockets; shoulder pads. Designer and retailer label at inside right on pocket: "Walter-Morton / Clothes / [helmet image] / Neiman-Marcus" Construction tags inside right inside pocket: "5495 / Neiman-Marcus / Mr. Lawrence Marcus / No. 47 031 Date SEPT 64"; and Union label of the Amalgamated Workers Of America, (Suit) type. B) Pants with two slant inset pockets on front; slot change pocket at right front. Two jetted pockets on back, left has a dark gray button and worked buttonhole. Adjustable, elasticized tabs on waistband and two dark gray buttons. Inside has four 2"x1" pieces of rubber? to keep pants in place. Front zip fly closure with a tab with a hook and eye and a set of two dark gray buttons. 32" inseam; 33" waist at rest, 31.5" with 1st button adjustment, 29" with 2nd button adjustment. Designer and retailer label at inside waistband: "Tailored by / Walter-Morton / for / Neiman-Marcus" Construction tag on pocket lining: "5495 / Neiman-Marcus / Mr. Lawrence Marcus / No. 47 031 Date SEPT 64" Commissioning customer's name (Lawrence Marcus) written on lining of pocket inside pants.
Date: September 1964
Creator: Morton, Walter
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design