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Women's Evening Gown

Description

Rose and black floor-length one piece gown make of low-pile velvet. Rose-colored bodice has shoulder straps each with applied diamond (fake?) and silver chain decoration. Has v-neck, scoop back and hook and thread closure on right side. Rose bodice terminates at waist in front and just below buttocks in back. Sewn to black velvet skirt with flared bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
c.1900-1950
Material
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Gown, Evening
gowns
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1993.528
Credit Line
Gift of Mary Tinkham
GUSN
174128

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