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Beaded Evening Dress

Style Period

1920s

Description

Black sleeveless overdress made of mesh/ netting material. There is a scoop neckline and cutout sides to add decorative sequined "bands". The art deco patterns are achieved by the use of sequins and bugle beads.

Tags

main dress
evening dress
women's
black
art deco
net
mesh
beads
beading

Donor

Joan Schiff

Accession Number

1-920-14-09106