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#158 RE: Happy #whatsitwednesd ay!Jufy 2017-08-31 00:18
1900 man's collar very stiff and wore with their suite
Of clothing that made them look very strong on opinions and with authority. At times they wore a thin black tie that they tied themselves. Mostly worn by men with high positions such as judges, lawyers, owner's if companies.
#157 Answer from Kovelskovels.com 2017-08-25 16:38
Thank you for guessing! Most of you are correct. It's a free-standing collar to hook onto your shirt so it stood up and looked newly starched
#156 collarbonneamie 2017-08-24 16:08
Back in late 19th, early 20th centuries, men wore
detachable collars with dress shirts. My great-grand-
dad sold them back then in his dry goods store. This
looks like one.
#155 MRtomias 2017-08-24 14:36
#154 Detachable wing collarpeterxpto 2017-08-24 13:37
I already answered this twice. I'll try again. This is a detachable wing collar. Why detachable.? Because the collar takes much more starch than the shirt. How do I know this? Because I had to wear these for a few years as part of my school uniform!
#153 RE: Happy #whatsitwednesd ay!jalee307 2017-08-24 13:18
man's collar
#152 WhatsitWednesda yStormyt0911 2017-08-24 12:31
This is a collar stay. It was used to keep collars stiff in addition to starch.
#151 RE: Happy #whatsitwednesd ay!geda 2017-08-24 12:25
this is a man's collar from the early 1900's
#150 Whatsit Wedneadaylunker25 2017-08-24 12:19
Taylor's use this when sizing a customers neck when making a shirt.
#149 Whatsit Wedneadaylunker25 2017-08-24 12:18
Taylor's used this to size a customers neck when making shirts.
#148 RE: Happy #whatsitwednesd ay!Lovey 2017-08-24 11:07
I've tried twice to respond and will now go for #3. This yellowed stiff collar is something one would wear to dress up with his mourning suit, or at least give the impression of same. This one is about 1.5 " too small for me, plus I've donated my mourning suit to an actors' guild.

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