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Description

A= Skirt B&C= Sleeves D&E= Beaded strips Sheer white silk dress, incomplete and joined together by safety pin. Consists of a skirt w/ V-shaped slit at front center ornamented by two bands of jet beads, embroidered red flowers and white fringe. Also: two loose sleeves w/ same beading on cuffs and 2 separate strips of beading.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
jet (coal)
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Beaded
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Jet
jet (coal)
Silk
silk (textile)
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1998.5433A-E
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24614

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