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Suit

Designer:
H. Huntsman & Sons (British, founded 1849)
Date:
1962
Culture:
British
Medium:
wool, silk
Credit Line:
Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Robert E. Blum, 1985
Accession Number:
2009.300.1020a–c
Not on view
This 1962 suit exemplifies the work of Savile Row tailors, who were renowned for their fine tailoring, attention to detail, custom fitting and quality fabrics.
Marking: Label: "Huntsman/11 Savile Row/London"
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