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

Credit Line

Frank B. Bemis Fund


Reproduced with permission.

Caftan dress

English, about 1976

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Medium or Technique

Silk and printed silk, metal paillettes


Textiles and Fashion Arts