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Woman's suit in three parts (jacket)

American
mid 1950s


Dimensions

Center back: 48.3 cm (19 in.)

Accession Number

2011.497.1

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Jacket of a woman’s suit in three parts. Three shiney domed bress? buttons. Self-fabric loops for belt at the waist. Wide round collar. Lined with label on inside at neck reading, “claire mccardell clothes by townley”.

Provenance

2011, purchased by Pam Parmal from Ebay; 2011, gift of Parmal to the MFA. (Accession date: September 21, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Pamela Parmal in memory of Dolores Parmal