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Bodice (part two of a three-piece playsuit)

Taupe sleeveless one piece play suit. Paisley trim at leg openings. String loop at each side to hold belt in place. Tie-on belt in matching paisley print.

Provenance

2012, sold by Leslie Verrinder, Tintin Collectibles, London, England to Frederic A. Sharf, Chesnut Hill, MA; 2013, gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

Japanese, about 1920

Dimensions

Center back (bodice): 35.6 cm (14 in.)

Accession Number

2013.239.2

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave; printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes