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Man's formal suit in three parts (jacket, pants and waistcoat)

Man's formal black wool suit jacket, notched collar with silk satin lapels, and silk covered buttons; lined with silk plain weave. Matching pants and waistcoat. Labelled "Milo Boston"

Provenance

1970s, purchased at Milo of Boston by D. Roger Howlett, Boston, MA; gift of Howlett to MFA (Accession date: December 31, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of D. Roger Howlett

American (Boston), about 1974

Dimensions

Center back (jacket): 32 inches Length (pants): 42 inches Center back (waistcoat): 20 3/4 inches

Accession Number

2008.1966.1-3

Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave (crepe)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes