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Dress in two parts (bodice and skirt)

Black tulle embroidered with appliqué of black velvet and black silk, black sequins, jet and cut steel beads; bodice fitted, long sleeves with deep bell shaped flounce below elbows, skirt almost straight in front, fullness at back with extra length in back forming train; embroidered design...

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Belonged to Eliza Angell West Gould (son was Marshall Gould). Daughter, Alice Gould Hawes died c. 1910.

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Gift of Mrs. L. Earle Rowe

French, About 1900

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Tulle; embroidered, velvet


Textiles and Fashion Arts