Women's Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1920s

GUSN

GUSN-174140

Description

Ivory silk flapper dress with silk underslip attached by snaps at shoulder and tacked at underarm. A variety of metal and glass beads decorate the entire dress, front and back. Pattern appears to be a trellis design with flowers and leaves. Hem has many strands of beaded fringe (glass?).

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
silk (textile)
beads by form
Women's clothing
Dress

Inscription

"MIADA" (stamped)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Mary Tinkham

Accession Number

1993.525