Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Cocktail ensemble

Designer:
Claire McCardell (American, 1905–1958)
Manufacturer:
Townley Frocks (American, founded 1929)
Date:
ca. 1952
Culture:
American
Medium:
Wool
Credit Line:
Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Mildred Morton, 1961
Accession Number:
2009.300.7187a, b
Not on view
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