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Suit

American
Designed by Michael Mott (American)


Dimensions

Center back: 62.2 cm (24 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2012.530.1-2

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Jacket with front snap closures. Rounded bottom and round collar. Horizontal stripes in royal blue, black, and red. Five rows of red tassels attached to ribbons on front of jacket (creating a military effect).

Matching skirt has royal blue, black and red stripes at diagonals forming a ‘V’ at center front. Side zipper closure.

Signed

Interior label: "DESIGNED BY MICHAEL MOTT FOR PARAPHERNALIA"

Provenance

October 2011, purchased by Michelle Finamore at Modern Millie, Salem, MA; 2012, gift of Michelle Finamore to the MFA. (Accession date: September 26, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Michelle Finamore