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Catalog Number 1985.050.008
Object Name Gown, Evening
Collection Mrs. Forrest Knipe
Year Range from 1912.0
Year Range to 1920.0
Description Off-white silk crepe underdress with purple and lilac mesh overdress; low, v-neckline front and back with beaded fringe and rhinestone panel in front on purple velvet; t-straps and off the shoulder ruffle slevelets, trimmed with opalescent beads; snaps and hook-eyes at front closure; purple velvet accent tab on back, beaded
Dimensions W-15 L-52 inches
Material silk, mesh, velvet, beads, metal
Search Terms Textiles
Category Textiles Daywear Outerwear