80s Nuevo Mexico Chili Peppers New Mexico t-shirt Large



Chest 20 in.

Length 25 in.

Content: 100% Cotton

Tag Brand: Hanes

This bright yellow tourist tee is from the southwestern state of New Mexico and if features the state’s Spanish name on the front, “Nuevo Mexico” along with a graphic of some chili peppers. Chile is actually considered one of the state vegetables of New Mexico along with the pinto bean, and thanks to this New Mexico became the first state to ever adopt a state question. Their’s is “red or green?” in reference to how someone might prefer their chili peppers. There is also a group of peppers known as New Mexico Chile, which originated in the state. They were first grown by the Pueblo and Hispano communities that lived in Santa Fe de Nuevo Mexico.  

Fits like a modern unisex adult large. There are several holes near the collar and throughout the shirt, see pics.