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Evening Dress

Style Period

Transitional

Description

Dress is ankle length, has short sheer black sleeves with gold embroidery. Dress has gold lame bodice with square neckline. Asymmetrical draping of black silk across right bodice, continues into skirt. Skirt is straight with gathers at waist. Gold embroidered flowers all over skirt, each one is approximately the size of a fist. Green feather flower attached to left waistband.

Tags

main dress
evening dress
women's
black
gold
floral
silk
lame
embroidery

Donor

Charlotte Graham

Accession Number

2-919-14-09638