Duke Kahanamoku 1859

Duke Kahanamoku 1859
Private Robert Pruitt (Montgomery Clift) wore the brown version of this shirt for his death scene in the 1953 classic movie "From Here to Eternity" in the sand trap just off the first hole at the Waialea Golf Course in the KAHALA neighborhood on Oahu. This shirt is a MUST HAVE for any serious collector and is considered one of the top collectible shirts. This one has the palm trees and Diamond Head in green, orange, gray and black on a white background. This original early 1950's vintage Aloha shirt was made under the famous ambassador of Aloha and Olympic swimmer, Duke Kahanamoku brand by CISCO. It has dual chest pockets, mother of pearl shell buttons, neckloop and horizontal button holes. Size marked LARGE, measures in inches - Shoulders 19, Chest 25, Length 33 and Sleeves 10. Excellent condition - light wear. Check out this article from HAWAII MAGAZINE for more.
Champion Duke Kahanamoku by CISCO