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Peach single breasted suit jacket with Prince of Wales check; light blue squares and green lining. Two large pockets on front with flaps and small pocket on upper left near collar. Two white buttons down front. Four buttons on sleeves. Double vent in back. Interior: pockets and labels: "MADE IN...

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Provenance

By 2011, acquired by Nancy T. Lerner; 2012, gift of Lerner to the MFA. (Accession date: April 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Nancy T. Lerner in memory of Steven L. Lerner

American, late 20th century

Dimensions

Center back (Jacket): 85.1 cm (33 1/2 in.) Length (Pants): 939.8 mm (37 in.) Length (Bowtie (red)): 863.6 mm (34 in.) Length (Bowtie (green)): 838.2 mm (33 in.)

Accession Number

2012.178.1-4

Medium or Technique

Wool blend (?), silk lining, plastic buttons

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes