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This is a Vest. It was designed by Willi Smith and made for Ailey II, New York, New York, founded 1974.

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from Dianne McIntyre as part of Willi Smith: Street Couture.

It is dated ca. 1975. Its medium is cotton twill, acetate. It is a part of the department.

It is credited Courtesy of Dianne McIntyre.

Its dimensions are

H: 41.9 cm (16 1/2 in.); Chest circumference: 73.7 cm (29 in.); Back shoulder width: 25.4 cm (10 in.)

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Willi Smith: Street Couture.

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