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Two Piece Dress

Style Period

Transitional

Description

Dress is straight style, bright orange silk skirt with black bodice (waistline seam), sleeveless, knee length. Hem has black/light green/light blue stripes with tiny flowers embroidered on. Tunic is hip length, scoop neckline trimmed with black silk band. Hem is uneven with four long black chiffon panels with a black tassel (same length as dress hem). Two large rectangular panels in front and back of tunic are embroidered to match the dress hem.

Tags

main dress
evening dress
women's
black
orange
green
floral
silk chiffon
brocade
embroidery

Donor

Stratford Festival Theatre

Accession Number

1-920-14-06604