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

Dress with standing band collar, printed in allover pattern of red and cream horizontal stripes. Metal zipper in back. Matching self-fabric belt. Labelled: marimekko suomi - finland / 12 / DR Cambridge New York San Francisco

Provenance

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

Finland

Dimensions

Center back (dress): 98 cm (38 9/16 in.) Overall (belt): 129 x 3 cm (50 13/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1998.1-2

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton plain weave, metal zipper

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes