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Woman's ensemble in three parts (tunic, pants, belt)

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Long sleeved knit tunic top in geometric pattern of purple and white overlapping circles with crew neck and zipper at center back. Lined in purple synthetic plain weave. Labelled at back neck: "Jacques Tiffau" Wool knit pants in pattern of purple and white overlapping circles with rise at...

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Provenance

Before 2010, purchased by Jean S. Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2010, gift of Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: September 22, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

American, 1960s

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Tunic: Center back: 73 cm (28 3/4 in.) Pants: Length: 94.3 cm (37 1/8 in.) Belt: Length: 222.9 cm (87 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2010.695.1-3

Medium or Technique

Wool, machine knit; synthetic (rayon?) plain weave; plastic zipper

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes