Skirt

American
1962
Folly Cove Designers (Massachusetts (Gloucester), active 1941–1969), Made by Margaret (Peggy) Norton (American, born in 1905)


Dimensions

Center back: 71.1 cm (28 in.)

Accession Number

2012.843

Medium or Technique

cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s patterned knee-length skirt. A-line skirt with two loop and button closures at natural waist, missing one button. Fabric patterned with horizonal multi-colored stripes and lines of fruits. “Smallfruit” pattern.
Interior label: (printed on waist band) ‘FOLLY COVE DESIGNERS’

Provenance

Sold by the Estate of Virginia Lee Burton Demetrios, Newton, MA to Andrew Spindler, Gloucester, MA; 2012 gift of Andrew Spindler to the MFA. (Accession date: October 24, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Andrew Spindler-Roesle