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Object Number 1983.001.1199 a-c
Object Name Ensemble
Creator Balenciaga
Creator (when more than 1) Balenciaga, Cristobal, 1895-1972
Date 1958-1963
Culture French
Description C. 1960. Three-piece suit of charcoal grey wool jacket, double breasted, round notched lapels, bracelet sleeves, looped fringe at cuffs and hem. Skirt:slim, knee length with two front vertical slits. Blouse: cream silk faille.

Material Wool/Silk faille
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Lexicon sub-category Clothing -- Outerwear
Role Creator 2 Designer
Credit line Silverman/Rodgers Collection
Label Label: Balenciaga, 10 Avenue George V, Paris
ID# on shirt (only): 73983