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Sleeveless evening dress

Black satin foundation edged at bottom with black chiffon covered with black net, overdress of black net embroidered all over bodice with black chenille dots, skirt cut circular to flare widely, of black net with black chenille dots in various sizes arranged in deep scallops with points...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward R. Mitton

French, 1928

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Medium or Technique

Satin, Chiffon, Embroidery, Net, Chenille, Velvet


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Decorative arts