Linen Cotton Shirt

This natural colored lightweight linen-cotton blend shirt is perfect for any 18th century man as linen would have been the most common fabric. The neck is open without a button so one can be added to fit the wearer if they so choose. There are triangle gussets under the arms, indicative of the 18th century, and shoulder reinforcements to make the shirt more durable. The sleeves are held closed with small pewter buttons at the cuff.

80% Linen / 20% Cotton 

*We are transitioning to bone closures at the neck and wrists. If you would prefer the new bone button closures, please contact us. We will do our best to accommodate while we transition our stock.*

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4.6 Based on 5 Reviews
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    04/05/2020
    SH
    Stephen H.
    United States United States

    Title was fine.

    The shirt was not what I thought it would be. No neck button and material is so thin you can see through it. I'm just not happy with the product.

    04/06/2020
    Samson Historical

    Hi there!  I noticed in your review, you were displeased with the linen shirt. I also noticed you were upset it didn’t have a neck closure.   There is a substantial description mentioning this on the product listing: There is no button closure at the neck. If you would like an additional neck closure, we suggest adding a button with a loop. The neck is open without a button so one can be added to fit the wearer if they so choose.   It also mentions the fabric is lightweight, again in the description:  This natural colored lightweight linen cotton blend shirt is perfect for any 18th century man as linen would have been the most common fabric.  In the future, if you have a concern, please reach out. If you didn’t, please read the description fully before purchasing.

    04/01/2020
    LR
    Louis R.
    United States United States

    Linen shirt

    Nice design proper material fits great

    01/05/2020
    JK
    James K.
    United States United States

    Great service

    I ignored a prior comment about these running large. I’m 5’11” 265 and 2xl is usually snug. Here it was enormous. Samson cheerfully sent me an xl and it is still roomy but I like it. Nice thin fabric. Could use a button near the neck, but overall I’m very pleased. Thanks Samson.

    07/21/2018
    WB
    William B.
    United States

    Linen Shirt

    Excellent service. They definitely want to please the customer. Thanks for that special extra touch.

    11/04/2017
    B
    Brian

    Good Shirt

    I got my shirt in a timely manner and put it through the wash and it turned out to be a very, very comfortable shirt. The size is spot on. I had ordered a 2X and it was way too large, so I returned it and got a XL. The comfort is just great!! I wore it to the last couple of weekends of my local Renn Faire with a great kilt and I was very comfortable all day. All in all, well worth the price.

    Customer Reviews
    4.6 Based on 5 Reviews
    Write a Review

    Thank you for submitting a review!

    Your input is very much appreciated. Share it with your friends so they can enjoy it too!

    Filter Reviews:
      04/05/2020
      SH
      Stephen H.
      United States United States

      Title was fine.

      The shirt was not what I thought it would be. No neck button and material is so thin you can see through it. I'm just not happy with the product.

      04/06/2020
      Samson Historical

      Hi there!  I noticed in your review, you were displeased with the linen shirt. I also noticed you were upset it didn’t have a neck closure.   There is a substantial description mentioning this on the product listing: There is no button closure at the neck. If you would like an additional neck closure, we suggest adding a button with a loop. The neck is open without a button so one can be added to fit the wearer if they so choose.   It also mentions the fabric is lightweight, again in the description:  This natural colored lightweight linen cotton blend shirt is perfect for any 18th century man as linen would have been the most common fabric.  In the future, if you have a concern, please reach out. If you didn’t, please read the description fully before purchasing.

      04/01/2020
      LR
      Louis R.
      United States United States

      Linen shirt

      Nice design proper material fits great

      01/05/2020
      JK
      James K.
      United States United States

      Great service

      I ignored a prior comment about these running large. I’m 5’11” 265 and 2xl is usually snug. Here it was enormous. Samson cheerfully sent me an xl and it is still roomy but I like it. Nice thin fabric. Could use a button near the neck, but overall I’m very pleased. Thanks Samson.

      07/21/2018
      WB
      William B.
      United States

      Linen Shirt

      Excellent service. They definitely want to please the customer. Thanks for that special extra touch.

      11/04/2017
      B
      Brian

      Good Shirt

      I got my shirt in a timely manner and put it through the wash and it turned out to be a very, very comfortable shirt. The size is spot on. I had ordered a 2X and it was way too large, so I returned it and got a XL. The comfort is just great!! I wore it to the last couple of weekends of my local Renn Faire with a great kilt and I was very comfortable all day. All in all, well worth the price.

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