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Blue fox cloche over a net form with a grosgrain ribbon band. Labeled: "Natural blue fox from Norway. Item #584/ Style #11267"

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 50.8 cm (5 x 20 in.)

Accession Number

2008.151

Medium or Technique

Blue fox fur, synthetic net, and grosgrain ribbon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes