Eastern Hunting Shirt
Native American & Rendezvous Clothing & Moccasin Patterns
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Eastern Hunting Shirt Pattern, you can make either of 2 common shirts for the pre-1800 Eastern hunter, commoner or militia man. Both were long and loose, worn over one or more under shirts. The pull over style is from the F&I Period. By the revolution, the open-front version was popular.
Note: Because these are over-shirts, each size is approximately 2 sizes larger than a regular shirt. Sizes: M, L, XL, XXL.