Joan Ruth Shops Sweater Vest

Knit, wool(?), lilac-colored, woman's sweater vest from the Joan Ruth Shop(s), one of the first stores at the new Mall at Short Hills. Store label was crudely hand-sewn into the back neck of the sweater. Some light pilling and light signs of wear. 

Object Photo: 
Category: 
Personal Artifacts
Classification: 
Clothing-Outerwear
Subject Matter: 
Business/Commerce
Item Dimensions: 
15.5" x 28"
Approx Year of Item: 
1962
Accession number: 
2013.019.001