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Woman's dress in two parts (dress and belt)

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Dress of navy blue synthetic organdy embroidered in white cotton in overall pattern of circles with a lined gathered skirt, white Peter Pan collar, red bow, and long sleeves with cuffs, and black synthetic patent leather belt. Labels read "Beene Bazaar" and "Sara...

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Provenance

Purchased at Sara Fredericks, Boston by Margaret M. Lincoln, 1970; Gift to the MFA, June 25, 2003

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret M. Lincoln

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

American, about 1970

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

CB 91.4 cm (36 in.) Overall (belt): 2.5 x 82.6 cm (1 x 32 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2003.337.1-2

Medium or Technique

Synthetic fiber plain weave with cotton machine embroidery; synthetic leather belt

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes