A cotton shirt with a banded collar and a placket is an example of a henley.
The site of the oldest rowing regatta in Europe is an example of Henley.
Origin of henley
- After Henley where such shirts were traditionally worn by crews rowing in the annual regatta held there
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From the town of Henley in England, where the rowers wore shirts of this type