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Woman's evening dress

about 1914
Farquharson & Wheelock (American)

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


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

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

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Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts



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