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Evening dress with slightly bloused bodice

Short straight net sleeves covered with cape sleeve, skirt gathered evenly all way around; silver metal cloth underdress embroidered around lower part of skirt with black bugle beads in stylized floral motives, overdress of black silk net embroidered with black bugle beads, black round beads,...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward R. Mitton

French, About 1919

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Medium or Technique

Net, silk, silver metal, pearl, bugle, and glass beads; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts