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Designed by:
Arthur McGee, American, 1933 - 2019  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
wool with metal fasteners
Dimensions:
H x W (flat): 44 × 24 1/2 in. (111.8 × 62.2 cm)
Type:
dresses
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
mid 20th-late 20th century
Description:
Grey wool pinstriped dress designed by Arthur McGee. It has a mock turtleneck, elbow length fitted sleeves, and falls below the knee. It is made from a medium grey wool with white pinstripes. A welt pocket is sewn at the proper left front between the bust and the waist. Gussets are sewn at each underarm and the sleeves are fitted with a slight taper. The dress closes at the center back with a zipper and one (1) black hook into a thread loop. The dress is not lined and there are no labels.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Fashion design  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.67.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5bedef8bf-058f-4721-9544-2b19e7365102
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.67.1