Requires Photography

Dress

American
about 1926


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

109 cm (42 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.2532

Medium or Technique

Beads; chiffon

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Lilac chiffon dress; boat neck; no waistline, but self-sash around hips with bow in front; knee-length; rectangular pieces of same chiffon over arms; heavily embroidered with silver glass beads, rhinestones and silver metal thread in elaborate conventionalized floral design; self-colored slip of satin.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harriman Apsley Reardon