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Object Number 1986.002.0014 ab
Object Name Dress
Creator Galanos
Creator (when more than 1) Galanos, James
Date 1965-1969
Culture American
Description Black lace cocktail dress, shift style, sleeveless, straight, knee length, ruffle trim, side slit. Overdress: open sides, tabard, ruffle trim.

"Cocktail dress, about 1965. Black lace. This sleeveless dress of re-embroidered lace is trimmed at the hem with three tiers of scalloped ruffles of another re-embroidered lace. The tabard worn over the dress is of matching laces with five tiers of scalloped ruffles." (Galanos: American Luxury label copy, 2008)
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Lexicon sub-category Clothing -- Outerwear
Role Creator Designer
Credit line gift of Aileen Mehle
Exhibit History-Exhibit # 66
Label LABEL: Galanos