Bling!: Gorgeous Gowns and Dazzling Dresses :
Object Name:
Dress
Object ID:
7561-1
Year Range from:
1915
Year Range to:
1924
Description:
Dress of black silk lace; center of upper bodice and skirt front in a fabric with weave of multi-colored metallic threads in a floral pattern; attached to this is a sheer black silk; multi-layers of different types of black lace are attached at the shoulders, forming the sleeves, a sash and drapery over the hips; at the back of the dress a piece of black silk fabric is sewn at the waist which is brought up and attached with snaps to the back neckline.

metallic threads in the weave of the front panel fabric, adds further to the exotic-feel.
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