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What is this?

Short-sleeved dress with back and front of similar shape, seamed at top and sides. White fibrous paper printed with horizontal black and brown bars.

This is a dress from United States. It is dated 1966 and we acquired it in 1966. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

medium: paper technique: printed on non-woven foundation

Its dimensions are

H x W: 94 x 93 cm (37 x 36 5/8 in.)

It is inscribed

MM Wastebasket Boutique by Mars of Asheville, N.C. DO NOT WASH (on label at neckline)

This object was donated by Edna J. Curran

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