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Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1935-1945

GUSN

GUSN-12885

Description

A=Dress; B=Jacket. Dress (A) full length mauve dress w/ gray lace overdress which has panels at sides extending to hem at back; 3/4 length sleeves. Shirred bust; mauve polyester satin underdress; overdress of lace is cut away at front; gray nylon at V-neck & cuffs; mauve satin bow at waistback. Full gored skirt; snap & hook & eye w/ zipper closure at left side. Jacket (B) matching mauve polyester satin; self-ruching around neck, center front & hem; bell-shaped sleeves; no closure; open front; fully lined w/ gray silk.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ensembles (costume)
lace (needlework)
stitching
machine-made
rayon
satin
silk (textile)
evening dress (concept)
Women's clothing
Silk
Satin
Hand Stitched
Evening Wear
Rayon
Lace
ENSEMBLE

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret L. Platt

Accession Number

1991.84AB