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Woman's dress

Black dress pattered with colorful wildflowers, trimmed with pink piping. Pink covered buttons down center front of bodice, bow/self-belt at natural waistline. Two slit pockets with bows underneath. Interior label: "CC41."

Provenance

By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London, UK; purchased from Verrinder by Mr. Frederic Sharf; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

English, 1940s

  • Labeled CC41, English, 1941–1952
Object Place

England

Dimensions

Center back: 92.7 cm (36 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1390

Medium or Technique

Rayon plain weave, printed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes