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Blue and white striped pique day dress. Bodice cut on bias; sleeve cut in one with bodice; V-neck front and back with side zipper closure; belt missing. Label: "Claire McCardell Clothes by Townley." Second Label: "Floyds Petticoat Alley, Manchester, NH"

Provenance

Charlotte K. Anderson; Gift to the MFA, June 26, 2002

Credit Line

The Charlotte K. Anderson Revocable Trust in memory of Charlotte K. Anderson

American, 1950s

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Place of Use

New Hampshire, U.S.A.

Dimensions

CB: 104.8 cm (41 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2002.207

Medium or Technique

Cotton pique

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes