Woman's slip

American
1948–53
Designed by Odetta Barsa (American American)


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Center back: 76.2 cm (30 in.)

Accession Number

2005.510

Medium or Technique

Nylon net, machine made lace, and elastic

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black slip with three tiers of black lace over and blue/gray nylon and elastic waistband. Labeled: “Odetta Barsa”

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