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Evening dress

Yellow silk chiffon with gilt stencilled decorative motifs. Two panels seamed at sides, bateau neckline, gathered at shoulder line, sleeveless, brown-striped yellow beads at hem. Condition: dress re-cut at later date with long waistline.

Credit Line

Gift of Barbara Gorely Teller

Italian (?), 1924–25

Object Place

Italy?

Accession Number

1979.429

Medium or Technique

Silk; Chiffon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes