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Evening Gown

Accession

1-965-14-00186

Class

Category

Designer

Estimated Manufacture Date

1965

Style Period

Description

1930's-style princess-cut evening gown. V-front neckline and zipper closure at back. Typical 1960's bodice. Each seam is encrusted with beading and feathers. Gown has empire waistline and is lined in taffeta. This dress cost $800 to make.

Condition

excellent

Colour

Technique

Measurements

size 10

Donor