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Flapper Dress

Accession

1-920-14-00001

Class

Category

Designer

Estimated Manufacture Date

1920

Style Period

Description

Dress is below-the-knee length, sleeveless, has low scoop neckline, skirt portion is flared. Dress is entirely covered in rose pink beads and sequins. Waist seam is at the hipline,which is adorned with pink beads arranged in an Art Deco pattern. Neckline and other armholes are also finished by a beaded Art Deco pattern.

Dress is the very first catalogued item in the collection!

Condition

good

Colour

Technique