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Woman's caftan in two parts

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Aqua silk georgette caftan dress, tunic length, with a halter neck and shoulders embroidered with daisy-shaped metal paillettes; cactus and desert motif ("Cactus Everywhere") print overall in shades of copper. The dress has a scalloped hem and a full length aqua double layer slip...

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Provenance

Purchased by MFA from Doyle New York June 21, 2006.

Credit Line

Frank B. Bemis Fund

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

Caftan dress

English, about 1976

Accession Number

2006.1182.1-2

Medium or Technique

Silk and printed silk, metal paillettes

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes