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Dress

Light herringbone wool dress in a 30s inspired style. Bias cut dress with modified funnel neckline; structured bodice with cap sleeves; side zipper closure and button down front. Inverted V panel at back and side zipper closure.

Provenance

Before 2012, purchased by Marilyn Glass, Los Angeles, CA; 2012, gift of Marilyn Glass to the MFA. (Accession date: December 12, 2012)

Credit Line

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

2000

Dimensions

Center back: 165.1 cm (65 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1038

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes