Black chantilly lace in floral design with stole, strapless. With two belts: one of black velvet over leather, one of wide silk velvet ribbon with bow and streamer. Small red ribbon bow (for Legion d'Honneur) at left top edge of bodice. .
About 1956, Mrs. C. Douglas Dillon (Phyllis Ellsworth Dillon); About 1984, by inheritance to her sister, Mrs. John P. Sturges; Gift to the MFA (Accession date: October 24, 1984)
Gift of Mrs. John P. Sturges