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Evening dress

American
About 1927


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

Height x width (Center Back X Dropped Waist): 41 1/2 x 19 in., 96.5 cm (105.4 x 48.3 cm, 38 in. Center Front )

Accession Number

54.522

Medium or Technique

Georgette crèpe, embroidery

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black georgette crépe evening dress, size 38; low waisted, short slightly circular skirt, widely-spaced rhinestones embroidered all over ground, deep V center front and center back, low waist band and bottom of skirt embroidered almost solidly with clear bugle beads, clear round beads, and silver sequins. Shown with 52.1767a-b, Marie Marcelle evening dress.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lorenz E. Ernst