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Clutch

Design House:
House of Dior (French, founded 1947)
Designer:
Christian Dior (French, Granville 1905–1957 Montecatini)
Date:
1950s
Culture:
French
Medium:
cotton, Lucite, rhinestones
Credit Line:
Gift of Jayne Wrightsman, 2000
Accession Number:
2000.454.2
Not on view
Marking: "Christian Dior/MADE IN FRANCE" (stamped in gold on inside pocket)
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