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Woman's nightgown

American
1960–69


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Center back: 148.6 cm (58 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2005.469

Medium or Technique

Nylon, dacron polyester, and silk plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Ivory floor length sleeveless nightgown with ties on left shoulder. Labeled: “By Iris/60% nylon/ 25% dacron polyester/ 15% silk/ exclusive of decoration”

Provenance

Gift from Marilyn M. Maxwell (donor's mother) December 25, 1987; 2005 Gift to MFA, September 21, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of Stewart Shillito Maxwell, Jr. in memory of his mother Marilyn M. Maxwell