Black silk crepe evening jacket embellished front and back with glass beads, sequins, and rhinestones with smocking at the shoulders.
Worn by Polly Thayer Starr; Gift to the MFA, December 18, 2002
Gift of Polly Thayer Starr
American or European, 1935–40
United States or France?
CB: 50.8 cm (20 in.)
Overall: 61 x 61 cm (24 x 24 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk plain weave (crepe), smocked and embroidered with sequins and glass beads
Textiles and Fashion Arts