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Brown mink cloche with brown grosgrain lining. Labeled: "Gottlieb's Atlantic City, NJ/ 22/ Union made 507232"

Provenance

Inherited by the donor, Edward Shumsky, from his mother, Violet Manno Shumsky on November 11, 2005; Gift to the MFA (Accession date: April 23, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift from the Collection of Violet Manno Shumsky through her estate

American, 1960s

Dimensions

Overall: 12.7 x 58.4 cm (5 x 23 in.)

Accession Number

2008.147

Medium or Technique

Mink and silk grosgrain ribbon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes