Men’s Half-Sleeved T-Shirt Made of Jersey by Merz b. Schwanen

White
Men’s Half-Sleeved T-Shirt Made of Jersey by Merz b. Schwanen White
Men’s Half-Sleeved T-Shirt Made of Jersey by Merz b. Schwanen
White
89,90 €all prices incl. VAT., excl. shipping costs
In stock, Delivery in 4-5 days

General Information

Popover T-Shirts and Seamless.

The distinguishing feature of these shirts, well-known as “Henleys”: They are made without side-seams in the same circular knitting process dating back from the 1850s. This type of shirt has initially been the choice for oarsmen (hence the “Henley”) and became the standard shirt for heavy-labouring workers in the 1920s. The shirt, including the popover placket, is made of cotton. It comes with the original Merz b. Schwanen label sewn-in.

Merz b. Schwanen. Tradition revived.

The knitwear manufacturer Merz b. Schwanen had existed since 1911 in the Swabian Alps, once a traditional textile-producing region. In recent times, the tradition has been revived by the firm of Peter Plotnicki, which is now manufacturing shirts and sports trousers there again – not seldom on the original circular knitting machines dating from the 1920s up through 1960. Their slow operational speeds are what make it possible to obtain the high density, the characteristic structure and substantial feel as well as the excellent shape retention of the knitwear. A small but remarkable detail: the clothing labels with the original Merz b. Schwanen logo and lettering are crafted on an old jacquard-band weaver’s loom.

Allgemeine Produktinformationen

Product Information

Article Number 27751

100% cotton. Contains non-textile parts of animal origin: mother-of-pearl buttons. Made in Germany. Back length for size 5 = 70 cm.
Manufacturer:
Have a question?

If you have a question concerning this product you are welcome to contact us. For this your E-Mail program will open.

Contact Us

For advice, spare parts or special requests - our customer centre will take care of your questions and concerns, personally and competently.

You can reach us from Monday to Friday at +49 (0)2309 939 095 or anytime at info@manufactum.com

Gift Certificates

It’s good for everything: With our PDF gift certificates you can choose from the entire Manufactum selection. Pick a motif which you can send by email or print out and present personally, immediately after submitting your order.

Order Now
Menu