Woman's cocktail jacket

about 1950
Designed by Norman Norell (American, 1900–1972)


Object Place: New York, USA

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: CB approximately: 17 in.

Accession Number

1998.42

Medium or Technique

Silk; cotton underlayer; simple weave with floating wefts

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s cocktail jacket
Designed by Norman Norell (American, 1900-1972)
Silk (cotton underlayer); simple weave with floating wefts
Changeable black/brown silk flared “fly-away” bolero jacket with three-button closure, round collar and turn-back cuffs.
Label: “Bonwit Teller New York, Traina-Norell”
Condition: good, but some wear at edges-

Credit Line

Anonymous gift