- Length at CB (a): 51 in. (129.5 cm)
Length at CB (b): 27 in. (68.6 cm)
- Credit Line:
- Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Vera Maxwell, 1959
- Accession Number:
- 2009.300.835a, b
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The elegant evening outerwear combines a fashionable silhouette alongside functionality with overall padding for warmth. The textile creates a magical carapace which entices in every move.