Women's Evening Gown

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

c.1900-1950

GUSN

GUSN-174128

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

Descriptive Terms

gowns
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Gown, Evening

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Mary Tinkham

Accession Number

1993.528