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1920's Women's Sport Ensemble
Sports ensemble consisting of a midi blouse and pleated skirt.
Nautical style blouse in white cotton. Blouse is loose with long sleeves and falls at the hip with 1.75" deep hem. Blouse has a sailor collar and an 8.5" yoke. There is a small 2.5"…

1920s Beige Embroidered Dress
Beige gauze dress with bronze colored smocking at shoulder seams. Sleeveless with V-neckline; neck and sleeve edges are finished with narrow self binding and and embroidered in bronze color cross stitch. Center front of dress embroidered with satin…

1920's Red/White Cotton Skirt and Blouse
Two piece dress with self fabric tie belt: red and white diamond print top; white skirt with red and white diamond print border.

a. Top/Blouse
Red and white diamond print with 1" wide white band at V neckline; 5 white buttons/buttonhole closure…

1920s Red Wool Woman's Bathing Suit
Red wool swim suit; tank style tunic with attached shorts; skirt of tunic has horizontal white and red stripes.

1920s Gold Lame Wrap Coat
Coat of gold lame printed with abstract design of dots and various shapes in ivory, deep red and tan. Shirred and padded collar of black velvet. Set in sleeves with cuffs which match the collar. Wrap style with large self button and loop. Lined in…

1925-1935 Black Velvet Wrap Coat
Wrap coat of black silk panne velvet. Very wide stole type collar of white ermine faced with black satin, asymmetrically placed. Long set in sleeves. Lined in off white silk panne velvet.

1928 Mauve Chiffon Dress
Knee-length mauve silk georgette dress with matching silk slip. The dress is trimmed with bands of self-fabric pleated ruffles at waist, in skirt and along the outside of each sleeve from elbow to wrist. A self-fabric bow on the left shoulder and…

Poiret, Paul; orange silk crepe dress
Dark orange silk crepe dress; loose fitting; bodice front- slight V neckline, bodice back-deep V neckline; faux cape back; round neckline; front bodice necklines trimmed with gold metallic lace collar; bodice gathered down the center front, trimmed…

Patou, Jean, Gold Lamé Dress
Gold and green lamé brocade short 2 piece evening dress; pattern motif-Persian (Saffavid) exotic animal and bird motif; (tunic top) round neckline trimmed with pink/white beads and gold thread embroidery on net; sleeveless top; neckline and armholes…

Fortuny, Mariano; Black Silk Delphos Gown
Black, silk delphos gown The technique for the pleating of Fortuny gowns is unknown. The shoulder seams are sewn seams (earlier gowns were laced) and on the underside of this shoulder seam there is a strip covering the seam allowance and attached to…
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