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Black Taffeta Dress

Style Period

1930s

Description

Floor-length black taffeta dress with sweetheart neckline, ruching between bust, and seams to define the bust. Rhinestones are arranged in square patterns on the front and back of the dresses. There are snap closures on the left side of the dress from the top to above the hip.

Tags

main dress
evening dress
women's
black
taffeta
rhinestones
ruching

Donor

Boswell-Burr Estate

Accession Number

1-939-14-09602