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Description

Two piece evening dress with bodice [A] and skirt [B] of a pale yellow silk woven with a pattern of circles/dots resembling a honeycomb pattern. Bodice [A] has tucks across front with a band of rhinestones at waist; Lace at sleeves and neckline; Boned; Yellow cotton lining. Matching Skirt [B] has lace panel at front and three applied tucks at hem.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1905
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
dots
Dotted
Dress
dresses (garments)
evening dress (concept)
evening dresses (garments)
Evening Wear
Formal Wear
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1990.298AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Ronald T. Lyman, Jr.
GUSN
12879
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