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Ivory Evening Gown

Accession

1-967-15-02270

Class

Category

Designer

Estimated Manufacture Date

1967

Style Period

Description

Coat- Collar-less cross-over wrap coat with high neckline, 1 1/2" beaded border down the front and around the hem following the curved hemline on the right side to the longer uneven left side, large beaded "cuffs" with large square cut beads worked into the design. Lastly, the coat is lined with taffeta.

Dress- Floor-length short sleeved A-line gown shaped with a cascade of beading from the high neck "cuff" collar as it ends at the hem. The beading is a series of clusters of tear drop pearls and silver/clear beads. The dress is also lined with taffeta.

Condition

good

Colour

Pattern

Technique

Measurements

size small