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Flapper Dress

Style Period

1920s

Description

Flapper style dress is below-the-knee length, spaghetti-strapped, dropped waist, has a straight neckline. Skirt is gathered for a floating skirt. Dress is allover Art Deco printed sheer chiffon, worn over a silk slip. Neckline has a wide pink band across that ties in a bow on the right shoulder.

Tags

main dress
day dress
women's
white
pink
blue
art deco
silk chiffon

Donor

Sheila Aldoroty

Accession Number

2-920-11-07157