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Man's sweater

Australian
1980s


Object Place: Australia

Dimensions

Center back: 68 cm (26 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5438

Medium or Technique

Cotton knit

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Colorfully patterned (various shades of pink, blue, green, yellow, purple, orange, and black) oversized sweater. Interior label: “COOGI/Australia/XL/100% Mercerized Cotton/Made in Australia” with care instructions on reverse.

Provenance

About 2003, purchased by Jacqueline Loewe Fowler, Stanford, CT in antique shop in New York City; 2009, year-end gift of Fowler to the MFA (Accession date: January 20, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Jacqueline Loewe Fowler