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White organdy dress with white sequins. Empire waisted and off-the-shoulder neckline with layered ruffles along neckline and on sleeves. Yellow, red and purple striped ribbon bow around waistline. Floor-length skirt in ruffled layers of tulle. Center back zipper and hook and eye closure. Lined...

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Before 2009, in collection of the designer, Arnold Scaasi, New York City; gift of Scaasi to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Arnold Scaasi Collection-Gift of Arnold Scaasi Made possible through the generous support of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf, anonymous donors, Penny and Jeff Vinik, Lynne and Mark Rickabaugh, Jane and Robert Burke, Carol Wall, Mrs. I. W. Colburn, Megan O'Block, Lorraine Bressler, and Daria Petrilli-Eckert


© Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

American, Spring 1971

Object Place

New York, New York, United States


Center back: 128 cm (50 3/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Plastic; metal; tulle; silk plain weave (organdy)


Textiles and Fashion Arts