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Evening dress "Grecian Horses"
Evening dress "Grecian Horses"
Designer:
Date:
1921
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Georgette With Glass Beads And Gold Cord
Dimensions:
140 cm (55 1/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
54.58.1
Acquisition Date:
1954-11-16
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Roscoe F. Oakes

Exhibition History:

Couture Embroidery, de Young Museum, 1994 (shown flat)

Grey crepe georgette, crystal beads, gold cord
Top: sleeveless, deep armholes, boat neckline. Low waistline. Skirt shirred and vandyked at bottom. Left side closure with hooks and snaps. Richly embroidered with crystal beads and gold cord in design of stylized horses and Greek motif. Wide band of beading with circles joins top of skirt.