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Bolero

Sleeveless bolero of vertical stripes, white silk organdy and satin, cut away center front deep V with curved edges cut up in center back, embroidered with silver sequins and beads in all over dot, edges trimmed with narrow black velvet appliqué and ribbon in turn embroidered with cut steel...

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Provenance

Belonged to Alice Gould Hawes, died about 1910.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. L. Earle Rowe

American, 20th century

Object Place

USA

Accession Number

54.624

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery, velvet appliqué

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes