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Womans ensemble (tunic, pants)

Woman's ensemble consisting of: yellow leather sleeveless tunic; center front closure with two snaps. Lined in yellow acetate(?) with two interior labels: "ELMA/England" and care instructions; yellow leather pants with metal zipper at center front. Lined in yellow acetate(?)

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, Late 1960s–early 1970s

Dimensions

Tunic: Center back: 74.9 cm (29 1/2 in.) Pants: Length: 1016 mm (40 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1432.1-2

Medium or Technique

Leather; metal; acetate (?) plain weave lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes