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Sunglasses

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Black and white "zebra" sunglasses. Frame marked "Pompeii"

Provenance

Said to be unsold stock from a Florida optical store; Purchased by Susan Ward via internet auction, about 2004; Gift to the MFA, April 27, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of Susan Ward

American, 1950–65

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Other: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2005.184

Medium or Technique

Plastic, pony fur, glass lenses

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes