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Description

A=Bodice; B=Skirt. Cream taffeta. A=Bodice - capped sleeves w/ broad neckline; lace collar draped at shoulders toward front & snapped in place; appliqued pink & blue flowers w/ clear sequins & metallic threads. Boned; hook & eye closure at back. B=Skirt - appliqued pink & blue flowers w/ clear sequins & metallic threads & netting; hook & eye closure at back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1907-1908
Material
appliqué (technique)
embroidering
machine-made
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Appliqued
appliqué (technique)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Embroidered
embroidering
evening dresses (garments)
Floral
floral patterns
Formal Wear
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Taffeta
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1974.24AB
Credit Line
Gift of Misses Louise and Edna Stimson
GUSN
48898

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