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Woman's dress

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Black long sleeve cocktail dress with standing collar and three closely placed rows (18") of gray/black and white ostrich feathers along bottom. On the lower right side of the dress, within the feathers, is a black silk satin bow. Set in sleeves with an elbow dart 8.75" up the sleeve and a 4"...

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Credit Line

Textile Curator's Fund

American, about 1968

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Center back: 92.71 cm (36 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2008.315

Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave (crepe) trimmed with ostrich feathers and silk ribbon; lined with silk plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes