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Dress

Style Period

Transitional

Description

Early flapper dress is knee length, sleeveless. Dress is sheer and box-shaped. Tiny black seed beads adorn the hem and all over shawl in flower patterns. Shawl is worn over front neckline and trails over back. Belt is one and one half inch wide and is tied around the natural waist.

Tags

main dress
evening dress
women's
black
silk chiffon
beading

Donor

Sandra Lindsay

Accession Number

1-919-14-07342