Unused Vintage 1950s Mens Shirt w Loop Collar Plaid Size M


Brand Poppy's Vintage Clothing

This is an unused vintage early 60s or late 1950s mens shirt made of “Decton Satiste” fabric, which is a blend of 65% Dacron polyester and 35% cotton. This 1950s mens shirt has a loop collar, five button front, a chest pocket at either side, and long sleeves with single button barrel cuffs.

Label:  Arouw Decton Perma Iron Satiste Sanforized Plus 2 65% Dacron Polyester 35% Cotton.  This appears to be an attempt to imitate the brand “Arrow” and their “Decton Batiste” line (see last photo of Life magazine 1960 ad for an Arrow Decton shirt).

Pattern: Plaid in gold, blue, green and black

Sizing:  Size A is indicated on the label, and “Middle” on another label - although this 1950s mens shirt should fit a medium size, please rely on the following measurements for fit:

Neck: 15 1/2” 

Shoulders:  17” across from seam to seam

Sleeves:  22 1/2” from the shoulder seam

Sleeve inseam:  19”

Chest: 40” around

Length: 28 1/2”

Condition: This 1950s mens shirt is in like new condition, very clean and crisp, definitely unused and well kept over the years.

This is an interesting 1950s mens shirt - definitely authentically old, but a knockoff of an established brand - still, nice 50s era quality!