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Woman's dress

Sleeveless dress with train made from Egyptian shawls of silver-plated copper lamé strips pressed into black tulle ground in concentric lozenge patterns; shoulder straps and skirt sides trimmed with black and silver beads embroidered on turquoise and silver metallic fabric. Condition: Good;...

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Credit Line

Gift in memory of Natalie Brown (née Dresser), Mrs. John Nicholas Brown, Senior

European, about 1920

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Medium or Technique

Tulle, lamé


Textiles and Fashion Arts