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Woman's evening dress

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Evening dress of brocade having small all over carnations and lilies brocaded with red, lavender, green, and white, on gold ground, design imitating antique Persian brocade, cut sleeveless with fitted midriff section in bodice and slightly flaring section below waist line, lower skirt flaring...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frederick W. Hilles

About 1934

Object Place

New York, New York, U.S.A.

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Medium or Technique

Silk brocade with silk and gold metallic yarns, and metal hooand eye closure


Textiles and Fashion Arts