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Evening gown
Evening gown
Designer:
Date:
ca. 1949–1956
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk Satin, Gold Thread
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1991.83.2a-b
Acquisition Date:
1991-12-05
Credit Line:

Gift of Anita Naz Markidian

Strapless gown of royal blue silk satin with all-over embroidery of stylized florals, fleurs de lys, and quatrefoils in couched gold thread and bugle beads, blue sequins, and blue and amber glass. Small bustle drape at center back is an extension of dress front. Bodice has elastic and boned underbodice; dress lined blue silk crepe chiffon. Possible minimal alterations at front waist and bust. Matching embroidered stole.