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Evening Dress

Style Period

1920s

Description

Dress is tea (mid-calf) length, has a V-neck, has long sleeves. Neck is adorned with black and silver beads in a triangle. Sleeves have large bows on the cuffs, covered buttons on the back. Dress has waistline, panel with triangles on the bottom. Two tiers of long black fringe make up the skirt portion.

Tags

main dress
evening dress
women's
black
silver
art deco
satin
beads
fringe
beading

Donor

The Boswell-Burr Estate

Accession Number

1-927-14-09727