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Woman's jacket

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Woman's 3/4 length tunic jacket made of Irish crochet lace with embroidered rosette inserts. Asymmetrical front button closure and longer, rectangular back panel. Worn by donor's grandmother, Katherine Sperry Beinecke.

Provenance

Worn by Katherine Sperry Beinecke (donor's grandmother); inherited by Jody Gill; Gift of Jody Gill to the MFA, June 27, 2007.

Credit Line

Gift of Jody S. Gill and Betsy S. Michel

American, 1910–20

Dimensions

Center back: 118.1 cm (46 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2007.521

Medium or Technique

Cotton crochet lace with embroidered inserts

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes