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Evening Gown

Style Period

1920s

Description

Dress has under slip that is straight style, black silk, has a lace band around the top with thin white ribbon trim. Outer dress is oversized, black silk and lace, long billowy sleeves, hangs just below the knee. Hem is large black lace tier. Front opens like a robe, trimmed in white with a white Art Deco closure at the waist.

Tags

main dress
combination
women's
black
white
silk
lace

Donor

Joan De Boo

Accession Number

1-924-16-01521