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Afternoon dress

Dress cut straight with short skirt, long sleeves, surplice front, deep black silk fringe on bottom of dress and slip arranged in scallops; the slip made with satin face out, bodice made with crèpe side out except for lower part of sleeves and around neck, ornament of orange and green silk cord...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward R. Mitton

French, About 1926

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Medium or Technique

Silk; Crèpe, Satin


Textiles and Fashion Arts