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Short cocktail dress made with black silk with metallic threads, long sleeves and low, square back neckline trimmed with two small bows. Zipper at each cuff and off-center zipper on back. One interior labels, "Fiandaca/ Couture."

Provenance

By 2009, Caroline Collings, Boston, MA; gift of Collings to the MFA (Accession date: May 19, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of The Collings Foundation

Copyright

© Alfred Fiandaca

American, 1960–64

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Center front: 97 cm (38 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.349

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave with continuous (metallic) patterning wefts; metal

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes