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1905-06 Woman's Bathing Suit
Two piece bathing costume of black cotton with red and white collar, sleeve and pant cuffs, and skirt waistband. Red trim on skirt hem. Collar is modified sailor collar with flat pointed front and square back.

1908-1910 White Lace Dress
Off white lace dress with ruched silk cummerbund and silk banding around the hem. 3/4 length sleeves with square neckline. Multiple layers of lace appliques on bodice. Hook and eye closure up the back (34). 4 pieces of boning built into dress,…

Short Black Satin Cape
Short cape of black with black and yellow striped lining, silk ribbon flowers around neck with ties.

Black & Gold Shirtwaist and Black Net Skirt
Mono-bosom style bodice of black silk covered in net fitted with gold and pearl beading. Center front and center back panels covered in 1/4" velvet ribbon in 1/2" lattice pattern and clear gold bead clusters. Remainder of front and back bodice…

1908 Wedding Dress
Ivory silk satin and net wedding dress. Monobosom bodice with panel of net having applied satin piping and trim. Battenburg lace stand-up collar and yoke, set in long net sleeves with tucks and satin applique trim. Slightly raised satin waistline…

1903/1937 Wedding Dress
Off-white wedding gown of satin, lace and organza or chiffon having a large lace bertha collar over short puff chiffon sleeves trimmed with a pleated ruffle, and a satin bodice and cummerbund with floral embroidery. It closes in back with hooks/eyes.…

Jean-Philippe Worth Evening Coat
Evening cape, full length. Black silk satin body, robe style with front V neck closing open to hem, fastened right over left with hook and loop, both metal covered with cord. Black silk lace, pomegranate motif, located in mass over shoulders, in…

1907-1909 Black Wool Coat
Black wool coat cut in princess style with notched lapels and velvet collar. Two piece sleeves with slight gathering at sleeve cap; 2 1/2" self fabric covered button detail at sleeve edge. Princess seaming is covered with 1/2" wide appliqued strip of…

1908-1910 Lace Evening Coat
Elaborate, ornate coat of black lace and braid overlay on black silk satin. Edgings of pleated black silk chiffon around neckline, down front, around hem, and around the edge of a very wide bell sleeve. Velvet tie at neck

1903-1908, Warp Print Silk Taffeta Dress
Two piece blue and white floral warp print silk taffeta and silk tulle evening gown. Bodice- mono bosom of ivory silk tulle, bias cut wide panels draped over the shoulder and pleated to a point at the center waist. green silk velvet trim. Round…
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