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Evening Dress

Style Period

1940s

Description

Dress is floor length, under dress has square neckline with heavily gathered chiffon overlay that extends into sleeves. Sleeves are chiffon and short, back is flat and sheer. Style lines creating a faux empire, skirt extends in many gathers to floor. Silver rhinestones scattered allover bust.

Tags

main dress
evening dress
women's
red
chiffon
rhinestones

Donor

Stratford Festival Theatre

Accession Number

1-940-14-06603