Women's evening jacket

American or European
1935–40


Object Place: United States or France?

Dimensions

CB: 50.8 cm (20 in.) Overall: 61 x 61 cm (24 x 24 in.)

Accession Number

2002.708

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave (crepe), smocked and embroidered with sequins and glass beads

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Collections

Americas, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black silk crepe evening jacket embellished front and back with glass beads, sequins, and rhinestones with smocking at the shoulders.

Provenance

Worn by Polly Thayer Starr; Gift to the MFA, December 18, 2002

Credit Line

Gift of Polly Thayer Starr