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Woman's ensemble in three parts (jacket)

Day suit with yellow and black wool windowpane jacket with black leather belt, worn with dress with black draped skirt and black bodice with windowpane created with yellow ribbon. Jacket has long sleeves, four patch pockets in the front with a black velvet button on each pocket, five black...

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Before 2009, in collection of the designer, Arnold Scaasi, New York City; gift of Scaasi to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Arnold Scaasi Collection-Gift of Arnold Scaasi Made possible through the generous support of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf, anonymous donors, Penny and Jeff Vinik, Lynne and Mark Rickabaugh, Jane and Robert Burke, Carol Wall, Mrs. I. W. Colburn, Megan O'Block, Lorraine Bressler, and Daria Petrilli-Eckert


© Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

American, Fall 1992

Object Place

New York, New York, United States


Center back: 65 cm (25 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Velvet; silk plain weave; metal; wool plain weave (crepe)


Textiles and Fashion Arts