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Black Taffeta Dress

Accession

1-939-14-09602

Class

Category

Estimated Manufacture Date

1939

Style Period

Description

This floor-length black taffeta dress has a sweetheart neckline, ruching between bust, and seams to define the bust. Rhinestones are arranged in square patterns on the front and back of the dress. There are snap closures on the left side of the dress from the top to above the hip.

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