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Object Number 1986.011.0023 ab
Object Name Suit
Creator Balenciaga
Creator (when more than 1) Balenciaga, Cristobal, 1895-1972
Date A-1952
Culture French
Description Charcoal wool flannel two pice suit. Jacket: notched collar, 4 button closure, 2 pocket flaps over breast, turned back cuffs with button trim. Skirt: slim center back kick pleat, knee length.

Dating updated on 6-10-15. Verified by Madame Marie Andree Jouve, former archivist at Balenciaga
Material Wool flannel
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Lexicon sub-category Clothing -- Outerwear
Role Creator 2 Designer
Credit line in memory of Margaret Whitney Thompson by her daughters Varney T. Elliott and Rosemary T. Franciscus
Label LABEL: Balenciaga 10 Avenue George V, Paris