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Woman's dress

Black strapless, short dress embroidered with black and gold beads, forming the name "YOLANDA" vertically down the front. The neckline is of the sweetheart style with the left side pointing upwards. The neckline and hem are bordered with gold beading. The hemline is also scalloped with a small,...

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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.

"Yolanda" dress

American, 1980s

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Center back: (85cm)

Accession Number

2009.4198

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave (crepe); plastic beads; metal

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes