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Evening dress
Evening dress
Designer:
Date:
ca. 1910
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk Net, Satin, Velvet, Rhinestones, Glass And Jet Beads
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
49.10.3
Acquisition Date:
1949-09-02
Credit Line:

Gift of Jane Scribner

Exhibition History:

I Remember Mama, 1955

Evening gown of black beaded net and black lace; 3/4 length white chiffon sleeves embellished with black lace and rhinestone chains; wide ribbon of black velvet brocaded with pink, green, and white floral across bust; straight skirt tucked into bodice at waist creating slight hobble effect; jet strands ornament skirt at center back and front princess seams; wide ribbon of black velvet brocaded with pink, green, and white floral below knee under black netting; green silk bows at side seam near hem; neckline, sleeve hem, and skirt hem trimmed with black fringe, jet beads; underskirt of embroidered cream chiffon; white satin lining.

-Label: J.Baer, 1200 Geary, San Francisco