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Woman's cocktail dress
House Of:
Designer:
Date:
Spring/Summer 2006
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk, Pearl; Duchess Satin, Embroidered Net, Beads
Dimensions:
73.7 cm (29 in.) center back length
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
2017.75.7
Acquisition Date:
2017-10-26
Credit Line:

Gift of Christine Suppes in honor of Jill D'Alessandro

Black duchess satin dress with gathered net shoulder straps, fitted bodice with interlocking Chanel C's at left hip, and full skirt with drop yoke; embroidered throughout with pearl encrusted scallops and lightning bolts in Art Deco-style design; waist tape inside bodice and zipper closure at back. Label: "Chanel/ Made in France/ Fabrique en France/ 06P/ P28792Y4354/ 74305/ 38/ Composition/ 100% soie silk/ doublure/lining/ 100% soie - silk."

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