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Woman's caplet

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Light brown fur caplet lined in dark red/brown satin with covered elastic band running across inside. Two interior labels: "CC41/138 43." and 'Jays' ??/Regent Street/London W."

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, 1940s

  • Designed for CC41, English, 1941–1952
Object Place

England

Dimensions

Center back: 63.5 cm (25 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1394

Medium or Technique

Muskrat fur; rayon (?) satin weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes