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Woman's dress

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Halter dress of plaid cotton, fitted bodice with full skirt, brass hook closures at front, halter ties around neck. Label: "claire mccardell clothes"

Provenance

Dealer purchased from Unique Vintage Clothing Store in Shaker Heights, Ohio. MFA purchase via an internet auction from Ann Tartaglia June 21, 2006

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Chamberlain, by exchange

American, late 1940s–1950s

Accession Number

2006.1274

Medium or Technique

Cotton, brass hook-and-eye closures

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes