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Woman's evening dress in two parts (bodice)

Cream colored satin dress in two parts (bodice and skirt); (a) bodice with neckline cut in deep "V" with vestee of folded tulle in center front, straight waistline with folded matching satin belt, yoke and sleeves of tulle embroidered with gray and white satin appliqué and rhinestones, silver...

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Inscription

Woven into petersham in bodice: "E.M.Wilson and Co. 723 Boylston Street, Boston"

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

American, About 1900

Place of Creation

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Center front: 33 cm (13 in.)

Accession Number

52.1173a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk satin, tulle, applique, embroidered with rhinestones, silver sequins, glass beads, metallic thread

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes