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Woman's skirt

Green and blue wool skirt with one narrow purple vertical stripe, green fringe along hem, center back zipper. Lined in white with two interior woven labels along waistband: "Original/ Finnfashions/ Made in Finland by Tukku Oy Tyyli Helsinki," and "Metsovaara/Design/ All wool-hand woven/Made in...

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Provenance

Between 2000 and 2006, purchased on internet auctions and flea markets by Susan Ward, Lexington, MA; 2012, gift of Susan Ward to the MFA. (Accession date: December 12, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Susan Ward

Finnish, 1960s

Object Place

Helsinki, Finland

Dimensions

Center back: 72.4 cm (28 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1075

Medium or Technique

Wool twill; metal

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes