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Catalog Number 1995.234AB
Object Name Suit, Men's
Collection Menswear Collection
Artist/Designer/Brand Pierre Balmain
Role of Artist Designer
Date 1973
Year Range from 1970
Year Range to 1979
Description Red and white cotton plain knit two-piece leisure suit.
A: The jacket is slightly fitted at the side seams, has a plain button front, rolled collar, center back vent, patch flap pockets, and set-in sleeves. The jacket is under lined with a fusible interfacing and lined with a green ribbed cotton fabric.
B: The slim leg pants have a zipper fly, horizontal front insert pockets, back piped button pockets, and a waistband with belt loops. The pant fronts are lined and a navy rib fabric was added to the pants hem.
Material Cotton
Place of Origin France
Received as Gift