Bethlehem Trading Post

Merchants of 17th and 18th Century Clothing and Supplies

Size Chart for the 18th Century Men's Shirts 

Regular Shirts Size Chart



The XX-Large Shirt has:

  •  20.5" collar - fits up to a 19.5" neck size
  •  32" body pieces - fits up to chest size 56
  •  shirt length is 40"
  •  sleeve length is 36" (measured from back of mid-neck to wrist)
  •  9.25" cuff fits up to a 8.75" wrist size

The X-Large Shirt has:

  • 19.5" collar - fits up to a 18.5" neck size
  •  30" body pieces - fits up to chest size 52
  • shirt length 40"
  •  sleeve length 35" (measured from back of mid-neck to wrist)
  • 8.75" cuff fits up to a 8.25" wrist size

The Large Shirt has:

  •  18.5" collar - fits up to a 17.5" neck size
  • 28" body pieces - fits best chest sizes 44-48
  • shirt length 40 "
  •  sleeve length 35" (measured from back of mid-neck to wrist)
  • 8.25" cuff fits up to a 7.75" wrist size

The Medium Shirt has:

  •  17.5" collar - fits up to a 16.5" neck size
  •  26" body pieces - fits best chest sizes 40-44
  •  shirt length 40"
  •  sleeve length 34" (measured from back of mid-neck to wrist)
  •  7.75" cuff fits up to a 7.25"wrist size

The Small Shirt has:

  •  16.5" collar - fits up to a 15.5" neck size
  •  24" body pieces - fits best chest size 36-40
  •  shirt length 40" 
  •  sleeve length 34" (measured from back of mid-neck to wrist)
  •  7.25" cuff fits up to a 6.75"wrist size

Over-Shirts Size Chart

The "fits up to a...": chest, neck, and wrist size measurement is calculated assuming that you will wear this shirt as an over-shirt (over your other clothes).

The XX-Large Over-Shirt has:

  •  21.5" collar - fits up to a 19.5" neck size
  •  34" body pieces - fits up to chest size 56
  •  over-shirt length 38" 
  •  sleeve length 36" (measured from back of mid-neck to wrist)
  •  9.75" cuff fits up to a 8.75"wrist size

The X-Large Over-Shirt has:

  •  20.5" collar - fits up to 18.5" neck size
  •  30" body pieces - fits up to chest size 52
  •  over-shirt length 38" 
  •  sleeve length 35" (measured from back of mid-neck to wrist)
  •  9.25" cuff fits up to a 8.25" wrist size

The Large Over-Shirt has:

  • 19.5" collar - fits up to a 17.5" neck size
  •  30" body pieces - fits best chest sizes 44-48
  • over-shirt length 38"
  • sleeve length 35" (measured from back of mid-neck to wrist)
  •  8.75" cuff fits up to a 7.75" wrist size

The Medium Over-Shirt has:

  •  18.5" collar - fits up to a 16.5" neck size
  •  28" body pieces - fits best chest sizes 40-44
  •  over-shirt length 38'' 
  •  sleeve length 34" (measured from back of mid-neck to wrist)
  •  8.25" cuff fits best 7.25" wrist size

The Small Over-Shirt has:

  •  17.5" collar fits up to a 15.5" neck size
  •  26" body pieces - fits best chest size 36-40
  •  over-shirt length 38" 
  •  sleeve length 34" (measured from back of mid-neck to wrist)
  •  7.75" cuff fits up to a 6.75" wrist size