Sweater

Object number
91.17.1
Date
circa 1939
Description
Sweater, natural wool, long-sleeved with high collar, monogram "VIM" in blue cotton floss. Stockinette stitch overall, with ribbed collar and cuffs, turned hem. Machine knit, full fashioned. Nametag at neck: "H. S. Vanderbilt." The VIM was a 12-meter boat owned and raced by Harold Vanderbilt around 1939. Later owned by Matthews, VIM was an America's Cup contender in 1958.
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
Object Type
sweaters
Subjects
Vim (Yacht)
Related People & Organizations
Vanderbilt, Harold S. (associated)