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Woman's 1920s-inspired ensemble in two parts (dress, hat)

Light pink 1920s inspired dress with deep scoop neckline and thin shoulder straps that are covered in gold and clear beads over silk crepe and tulle. Long sleeves hang off of the shoulder and are made primarily of tulle adorned by beads, rhinestones and sequins in a diamond patterned motif. The...

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Provenance

By 2009, in collection of Yolanda Cellucci of Waltham, MA; gift of Cellucci to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Yolanda of Yolanda Enterprises Inc.

American, 1980s

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Dress: center back: 94 cm (37 in.) Hat: height x width, circumference: 16 1/2 x 15 1/2 in., 49 cm (41.9 x 39.4 cm, 19 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4203.1-2

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave (crepe); silk satin weave; tulle; plastic rhinestones, beads and sequins; adhesive; metal; (glass?)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes