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Woman's dress

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Tiger print metal chain linked toga mini dress with black cotton lining, gold synthetic trim along edges, and criss-cross straps on the back. Labeled: "Gianni Versace/ Made in Italy/ 42"

Provenance

Purchased privately in Los Angeles, CA in 2005 by Decades, Inc.; Purchased by MFA March 21, 2007

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by the Fashion Council, Museum of Fine Arts Boston

Italian, 1980s

Dimensions

Center back: 91.4 cm (36 in.)

Accession Number

2007.282

Medium or Technique

Metallic mesh and cotton plain-weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes