Object Place: New York, NY, United States
Center back: 57.15 cm (22 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton/silk (?) plain weave; silk plain weave; running stitch; metal
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Navy blue straight skirt with two slit pockets at waistband. Seams at lower waistband and running down the center front and back, all outlined in a large running stitch. 1.25” band at hem attached with large overcast/whip (?) stitches which create a slit in the space between each stitch. Side zipper at left hip with one hook and eye closure at top. Lined in silk with two woven labels, at the center front (white label with black lettering) FRONT and at the center back (white label with white lettering) CHADO/ralph rucci.
Before 2008, purchased by donor, Chestnut Hill, MA; gift to the MFA (December 17, 2008).