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Dress

Style Period

1920s

Description

Dress is knee length, has a high-necked convertible collar, long sleeves. Centre front seam has decorative top-stitching, waistline has matching two inch wide belt sewn on. Skirt has decorative rectangular panel, then flares slightly to hem. Sleeves have gathered puff panels just above cuffs.

Tags

main dress
day dress
women's
black
silk satin
lace
hand finished

Donor

Donald Erwood

Accession Number

1-920-11-04577