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Woman's evening dress

American
about 1914


Object Place: New York, New York, U.S.A.

Dimensions

Overall: 118.1 x 78.7 cm (46 1/2 CB Length x 31 in.Waist) Bust = 35"

Accession Number

50.3146

Medium or Technique

Silk brocaded with silver and gold metallic yarns, net sleeves embroidered with gold metallic yarns

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Dress of heavy white silk with large sprays of four-petalled flowers brocaded in gold and silver and leaves in white figure; bodice with surplice line front and back, sleeves and shoulders of gold embroidered white silk tulle; tunic skirt quite full with uneven hemline edged with wide gold lace; butterfly bow at waistline in center back; straight narrow underskirt fo silver lamé lined with white silk. Woven label in inner belt, Farquharson and Wheelock, 724 Fifth Avenue, New York.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. J. D. Cameron Bradley