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Evening Dress

Accession

1-961-14-09553

Class

Category

Designer

Estimated Manufacture Date

1961

Style Period

Description

Short-sleeve beaded dress with scoop neck. Crinkled bodice with fitted waist and full skirt. Button closure at centre back, as well as side zip opening. Sleeves and skirt are made from beaded satin, while bodice and trim at hem are made from crinkled fabric.

Dress appears to be handmade. It was worn by Trillie Blidner (the mother of the donor) at her brother's Bar Mitzvah.

Condition

good

Colour

Pattern

Technique

Measurements

custom
bespoke