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Egyptian revival beaded dress with an orange silk ground and red, blue, and green Egyptian design.

Provenance

2007, sold by the Charles Whitaker Auction Company to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 21, 2007)

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund

Egyptian Revival Beaded Dress

probably French, early 1920s

Accession Number

2007.279

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave (chiffon) embroidered with glass beads

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes