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A black chiffon blouse

American
About 1928


Object Place: America

Dimensions

62.6 cm (24 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.555

Medium or Technique

Silk; Chiffon, embroidered

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A black chiffon blouse, striaght cut, with long sleeves, high round neck, with center front slit about six inches, black chiffon corded bows at center back of neck, and as ties on sleeves; all-over design on front and back of bodice of concentric closely spaced circles within lozenge forms, smaller rayed circles at intersections of lozenges, three similar elongated motives on each sleeve embroidered with silver sequins.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. J. Edgar Knodell