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Woman's dress

White long dress with white cording fur shoulder straps and a dense cowl neckline. Bodice has white beads and sequins in a small swirl pattern that extends down to the asymmetrical hemline. Before the hem are sewn on, grouped Ostrich feathers in white. These patterns of feathers exten down 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.

late 20th century

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Center back (160cm)

Accession Number

2009.4208

Medium or Technique

Silk satin weave cording; plastic sequins; silk plain weave (crepe) chiffon; ostrich feathers; metal; silk satin weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes