Bernhard Altmann - Founded B. Altman & Co. in 1865...a department store based in New York City. He Is responsible for introducing cashmere to North America on a mass scale in 1947. By 1951 it was reported that one in every three cashmere sweaters sold in America came from Altman's Texas mill.
Altman was the first retailer to open a department store on “Fashion Row.”
Chest Size: 36-38in.
Sleeve length: 14in.
Waist: 34-36in Tapered
Body length: 10in.
Vintage age: 70+ years
Cuffs & Hip accents: Twisted 1X1 ribbing detail. This feature keeps knit fabric from stretching out of shape and looking clean on the body.
Condition: Perfect Vintage condition
Color: cream mustard
Micron: 12.5 (softness)...This genetic does not exist in the market today.