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Skirt

American
1980s
Designed by Roy Halston Frowick, known as Halston (American, 1932–1990)


Dimensions

Center back: 114.3 cm (45 in.)

Accession Number

2012.218

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black sequined maxi skirt with beaded trim along bottom and elastic waistband.

Interior label: “HALSTON” “8” “HAND EMBROIDERED 100% PURE SILK MADE IN INDIA DRY CLEAN ONLY”

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