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Woman's nightgown

American
1955–65


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Center back: 88.9 cm (35 in.)

Accession Number

2005.477

Medium or Technique

Nylon net over nylon net with machine made lace

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pale green and white nightgown with white lace along front edges. Labeled: “Sheba Originals/ Palm Springs/ L”

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