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Evening dress

Sleeveless evening dress, short straight cut with skirt slit up front hem, center front, center back, and at each side, round wide neck; entire dress made of glazed black silk braid lace in elaborate scroll and roundel design, low waist line of black satin embroidered in trefoil design with...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward R. Mitton

French, 1927

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Medium or Technique

Silk; Braid lace, embroidered, satin


Textiles and Fashion Arts