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Evening gown
Evening gown
Designer:
Date:
ca. 1950
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk Organza, Sequins
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1991.83.1
Acquisition Date:
1991-12-05
Credit Line:

Gift of Anita Naz Markidian

Strapless gown with black silk trim across top of bodice and forming a back-draped peplum which folds into a large, stylized bow. Full skirt. Bodice and side fronts of skirt embroidered in black sequins. Underlayers are of cream organza, white silk stiffened at hem with a horsehair band and several layers of black netting.