Collarless Dress Shirt by Eldridge & Young - 1940s - Neck 37 cm
Vintage cotton dress shirt has a band neck for attaching a collar, pique front and loops, perhaps for securing a backless waistcoat in place. Cuffs are regular style and require cuff links. There are no buttons, requires shirt studs. Loop at lower front and a reinforced button below pants level. The shirt has a large pleat at centre back. It has bottom side seam gussets and a long tail - shirt is longer at the back. Brand is Eldridge & Young, Salisbury - 1940s.
BYO collar, bow tie, shirt studs and cuff links - those pictured are not included.
Size - Medium
Neck 37 cm (15.5")
Chest measures 112 cm (44") to fit 107 cm (42")
Shoulders 44 cm (17.25")
Back 44.5 cm (17.5") plus pleat
Sleeve 66 cm (26")
Length at the back 96 cm (37.75")
Length at the front 86 cm (34")
Excellent condition. Laundry marks at the inside neck.