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Medium
lurex, acrylic, metal
Measurements
(a) 85.7 cm (centre back) 38.5 cm (waist, flat) (pant suit top)
(b) 98.0 cm (outer leg) 35.5 cm (waist, flat) (pants)
Place/s of Execution
Milan, Lombardy, Italy
Inscription
(a) label, inside proper left side seam, printed in blue on white synthetic fabric: MADE EXCLUSIVELY FOR / Meredith / MADE IN ITALY
(b) label, inside centre back, woven in black on red synthetic fabric: EMMANUELLE KHANH / MISSONI / Made in Italy
Accession Number
1996.187.a-b
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1996
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
This green lurex knit pants suit is comprised of a halter neck top and pants. The top consists of five horizontal bands, each with scalloped edges, in alternating shades of green, with gold flecks. At the neckline, there is a fabric covered, padded hoop which creates the halter neck. The hoop is attached through a fold at the centre front. The pants are light green with a low wide waistband and two silver clips placed horizontally at the proper left side.