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Woman's cat suit

English (London)
about 1966
Designed by Mary Quant (English, born in 1934)


Object Place: London, England

Dimensions

41.91 cm (16 1/2 in.); Legacy dimension: CB (bodice): 16 1/2 in. (41.9 cm)

Accession Number

1999.88

Medium or Technique

Metallic (Lurex?), nylon; knit

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Cat suit knit of silver metallic yarns and nylon, with elastic in casing at neck opening
Labels (on packaging): “Mary Quant Sparkle Cat Suit 72% metallic, 28% nylon Medium Made in England”

Provenance

Purchased by donor in 1984 from original owner

Credit Line

Gift of Susan Ward