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Description

Sheer beige wool crepe; pullover dress; V-neckline; full cut; bands of openwork embroidered w/ cream silk flowers alternating w/ row of diamonds embroidered w/ same cream silk. Drop waist is scalloped; pleated flounced hem; long sleeves w/ 3 covered buttons at cuff.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1925
Material
crepe (textile)
embroidering
machine-made
openwork
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Art Deco
Crepe
crepe (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Embroidered
embroidering
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Open Work
openwork
stitching
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1990.409
Credit Line
Gift of Richard Thornton Fisher, Anne Fisher Tatlock, Faith Fisher Forbes, Charles Paine Fisher and John Bryant Fisher
GUSN
12840

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