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Woman's ensemble in two parts (jacket, dress)

White polka dot patterned, crocheted jacket. Within the polka dots are embroidered satin thread (of high luster) circles with a loosely woven plain weave making up each circle. Not all of the polka dots are covered with the satin thread, some are only the loose plain weave. This creates a...

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By 2009, in collection of Yolanda Cellucci of Waltham, MA; gift of Cellucci to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Yolanda of Yolanda Enterprises Inc.

American, late 20th century

Object Place

United States


Jacket: center back: 69 cm (27 3/16 in.) Dress: center back: 61.5 cm (24 3/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk crocheted lace; silk satin thread; plastic; metal; silk plain weave tulle; silk plain weave (crepe)


Textiles and Fashion Arts