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Woman's dress in two parts (dress and belt)

Tailored dress with shoulder yoke, off-white wool with brown check pattern; yoke and sleeves are cut on the bias of the fabric. Metal zipper, cream synthetic plain weave lining. Matching self-fabric belt with metal buckle. Labelled: 10 / [care symbols]


Purchased at Design Research in Cambridge, MA by June and David Wallace, Westport, MA; gift of the Wallaces to the MFA (Accession date: December 31, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of June and David Wallace

Finnish, 1960s

Object Place



Center back (dress): 99 cm (39 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wool twill weave, metal zipper and belt buckle, synthetic plain weave lining


Textiles and Fashion Arts