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Description

Midnight blue georgette over crepe; embroidered with faceted beads in black, pewter, and blue around neck, cuffs, hem, along front placket and down left and right sides of bodice back; round neck with snap closure on crepe; drop waist, bloused in back; long straight leeves with 2 pairs of tucks between elbow and wrist; georgette overshirt smocked all around; bow with beaded knot at center; georgette over straight crepe undershirt; knee-length

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1924-1925
Material
beads (pierced objects)
cloth
crepe (textile)
embroidering
machine-made
rayon
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Beads
beads (pierced objects)
cloth
Crepe
crepe (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
Georgette
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Possibly rayon
Possibly silk (textile)
Rayon
Scroll
scrolls (motifs)
Silk
stitching
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1993.277
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
11926

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