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Evening dress of pale blue satin

Evening dress of pale blue satin with self colored figured of large magnolia blossom, dress in "princesse" lines with long train in back, hooked in back in surplice line, short sleeves, and panel at left of bodice extending to point on skirt of cream colored silk net, embroidered with pearls and...

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Inscription

Woven into petersham: "Driscoll 715. Boylston St Boston"

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

American, About 1912

Object Place

USA

Accession Number

52.1172

Medium or Technique

Silk damask, lined with silk satin, tulle, lace, glass beads

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes