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Women's evening jacket

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Black silk crepe evening jacket embellished front and back with glass beads, sequins, and rhinestones with smocking at the shoulders.

Provenance

Worn by Polly Thayer Starr; Gift to the MFA, December 18, 2002

Credit Line

Gift of Polly Thayer Starr

American or European, 1935–40

Object Place

United States or France?

Dimensions

CB: 50.8 cm (20 in.) Overall: 61 x 61 cm (24 x 24 in.)

Accession Number

2002.708

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave (crepe), smocked and embroidered with sequins and glass beads

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes