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Evening Gown

Accession

2-950-14-09669

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Estimated Manufacture Date

1950

Style Period

Description

Midi length, straight neckline, fitted bodice with waistline seam, chiffon gathered band weaving across bust and overlapping in centre back, thick lace and beaded straps, zipper in centre back, very full bell skirt with inverted pleats all over.

Dress has a Carven label on skirt portion, Dior on bodice. It was purchase at a second hand store by the donor.

Condition

fair

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