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Top (part one of a two-piece play suit)

Fitted top with attached pleated mini skirt. Green and gold paisley pattern. Zipper down center back. Interior label: "BOURNE AND HOLLINGSWORTH OXFORD ST W.I." "RENJOY 88 NEWMAN STREET W.I."

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

British, 1950

Dimensions

Center back: 52.1 cm (20 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2013.237.1

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes