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Jacket

American
1980s


Dimensions

Center back: 55.9 cm (22 in.)

Accession Number

2012.214

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Jacket, silk chenille with bugle beds with red obi. Cream colored jacket with scalloped collar, no front closures, and button-closure cuffs. Swirling design made of sewn-on silver beads. Red silk obi ties around.

Interior label: “HALSTON” “6” “DRY CLEAN ONLY” “HAND EMBROIDERED 100% SILK MADE IN INDIA”

Provenance

About 1980s, acquired by Jacqueline Togut; 2012, gift of Togut to the MFA. (Accession date: April 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Jacqueline and Albert Togut