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Flapper Day Dress

Style Period

1920s

Description

Drop waist purple flapper day dress with gathering at hips and lace around the mid-calf hemline that scoops up at centre front. The same lace is used at the end of the sleeves and the v-neck/ lace panel going down the centre front chest area. The lining consists of chiffon at the upper bodice and crepe down to the hem.

Tags

main dress
day dress
women's
purple
floral
chiffon
crepe
lace

Donor

Charlotte Graham/ Boswell Burr Estate

Accession Number

1-920-14-09726