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Man's jacket

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Deep burgundy velvet blazer with cactus motifs on the shoulders and a desert scene on the back. Labeled: Granny Takes a Trip/ the World's End/London/ New York/ Made in England"

Provenance

Purchased from Resurrection, Los Angeles, CA, by the MFA, March 21, 2007

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by the Fashion Council, Museum of Fine Arts Boston

Man's blazer

English, about 1970

Dimensions

Center back: 81.3 cm (32 in.)

Accession Number

2007.270

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton velvet; synthetic plain weave lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes