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Evening Gown

Style Period

1950s

Description

Gown is full length, deep scoop neckline, bodice has boning, two inch wide straps, empire seam, princess lines with flared skirt over hip. Faux paniers on the side hips, large bow on back, centre back zipper. Allover beads and pearls.

Tags

main dress
evening dress
women's
silver
satin
taffeta lining
beads
hand beading

Donor

Joy Jensen

Accession Number

1-950-14-02048