Woman's robe

Moroccan
mid-20th century


Object Place: Morocco

Dimensions

Other (Center back): 147.3 cm (58 in.)

Accession Number

2003.771

Medium or Technique

Synthetic fiber and Lurex matelassé; rayon plain weave lining

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Robe of matelassé fabric woven with pink synthetic fibers and gold Lurex; trimmed with gold Lurex braid and lined with cream rayon; center front, button closure and stand-up collar.

Provenance

Gift to donor from Elena Prentice Rulon-Miller in Tangiers, 2000; Gift to the MFA, December 17, 2003

Credit Line

Gift of Eliza Day Collier