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Black Evening Dress

Style Period

1940s

Label

A Park Lane Frock Authentic Screen Star Modes

Description

Satin and crepe black calf length evening dress with high rounded neckline and 4" closure with hook and eye. The bodice with two darts down the middle and skirt are crepe. The bolero-style cuffed sleeves and peplum around the waist are satin. Furthermore, there is floral sequin detailing along the satin sleeves in the front. Lastly, the skirt is gored and 32" long.

Tags

main dress
evening dress
women's
black
satin
crepe
sequins
beading

Donor

Stratford Festival

Accession Number

1-940-14-06677