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Dress

High waisted long evening dress by Bill Blass. Bodice is black velvet and sleeveless with a scoop neck, bust darts and black laces up the center front. Lining is silk plain weave with a label under each shoulder strap; right ""Bill Blass/Made in the USA/ of imported fabric" and left "Neiman...

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Credit Line

Gift of Julia Anderson Frankel

American, 1996

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Center back: 148 cm (58 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2008.320

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet and silk plain weave (chiffon)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes