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An evening dress, made of foundation of pale blue taffeta covered with pale blue chiffon with outer sheathe of ivory net, bodice with wide roughly square cut neck, very short draped sleeves, hooked down center back, rather high waisted, draped sash of cloth of silver, bell shaped skirt, longer...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. W. Y. Peters

French (Paris), about 1905

Object Place

Paris, France


130 cm (51 3/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk; Pale blue silk with bead and metallic embroidery and trim


Textiles and Fashion Arts