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Dress

Style Period

1920s

Description

Dress is knee length, has long sleeves, boat neck, dropped waistline seam. Waist seam is curved, with gathers going into skirt. Neck and sleeve cuffs are adorned with fine cream lace, large lace bow on left front. Two faux pockets with pink rose embroidery adorn the front bodice.

Tags

main dress
evening dress
women's
brown
cream
silk faille
lace
embroidery

Donor

Pat McCutcheon

Accession Number

1-924-11-00537