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Woman's babydoll mini-dress of sheer yellow nylon with yellow acetate lining. V-neck bodice and wide skirt hem of white cotton lace. High waistline trimmed with yellow satin ribbon and bow.

Provenance

By 2011, with Leslie Verrinder of TinTin Collectibles, London; 2011, purchased from Verrinder by Jean and Frederic Sharf; 2011, gift of the Sharfs to the MFA (Accession date: December 30, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

English, 1967

Dimensions

Center back: 95.3 cm (37 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2011.2272

Medium or Technique

Nylon and cotton machine lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes