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Woman's white cotton halter dress decorated with colorful hand-painted peace signs in swirling disks and hand-written "Black Power" and "Peace and Love" text.

Provenance

February 7, 2011, purchased by Frederic A. Sharf at Palm Beach Vintage, West Palm Beach, FL; gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to MFA (Accession date: December 30, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

American, late 1960s

Dimensions

Center back: 143 cm (56 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2249

Medium or Technique

Cotton plainweave, hand-painted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes