Infant's wrapper

English
1940s
Labeled CC41 (English, 1941–1952)


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Center back: 63.5 cm (25 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1398

Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave with rayon embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Off-white wool wrapper with monochrome embroidery around edges. Two interior labels: “Holtona/Kiddiclose/REGD.” and “CC41/225 CP.”

Provenance

By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London; 2010, sold by Verrinder to Frederic Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2010, year-end gift of Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf