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Woman's ensemble in three parts (coat, skirt and top)

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Ensemble consisting of a coat, skirt, and top, all knit. Green, blue and off-white coat with oversize twill patterning (houndstooth). Shawl collar with a hood, two slit pockets, green suede trim, suede and metal half belt at center front. Lined in green knit. Interior label at left hip, white...

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Provenance

December 18, 2008, purchased from Skinner Auctioneers [Sale no. 2438, lot 635]; Accession date: February 25, 2009

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by the Textile and Costume Society, Museum of Fine Arts Boston

Copyright

© Bonnie Cashin Foundation.

American, 1960s

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Center back (coat): 101.6 cm (40 in.) Center back (top): 61 cm (24 in.) Center back (skirt): 47 cm (18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2009.330.1-3

Medium or Technique

Wool and mohair twill weave; wool knit; leather; metal buckle; metal fasteners; silk (?) plain weave lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes