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Evening Dress

Style Period

1940s

Description

Dress is below-the-knee length, round neck, bodice is pouched, sleeves are full length and gathered at the wrist, loose fitting. Waistline seam, bias cut skirt. One square patch pocket on left front, two on right front.

Tags

main dress
day dress
women's
black
silk crepe

Donor

Jonathan Walford

Accession Number

1-948-11-03309