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Woman's dress

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Woman's long, cotton velvet dress with resist-dyed (possibly clamp dyed) pattern in orange and brown tones. Dress has deep, pointed collar and long row of button loops at front closure and gathered cuffs.


Purchased from Catherine Buckley, about 1975; Gift to the MFA, June 23, 2004

Credit Line

Gift of D. B. Edinburg in honor of Elizabeth Ann Coleman

English, about 1975

Object Place

London, England


Other (CB): 142.2 cm (56 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Resist-dyed cotton velvet (velveteen) with acetate plain weave lining


Textiles and Fashion Arts