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Object Number 1991.003.0003 AB
Object Name Dress
Creator Head, Edith
Creator (when more than 1) Steele, Giles
Date 1949
Culture American
Description Floor length skirt of pale violet satin with lace-edged below-knee overskirt, both very full, edged with gold and purple embroidered flowers with gold fringe "flowers;" center front 46". Bodice boned with cord trim, fitted, V front waist and neck, puffed short sleeve with ruffle and lace under edge, neckline and sleeve embroidered, lace trim and gold fringe "flowers;" center back 7-1/2".
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Lexicon sub-category Clothing -- Outerwear
Role Creator Designer
Credit line Rodgers, Shannon Collection
Label Tag: Christie's 12/12/90 catalog, sale 7117, #140