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Catalog Number 2013.033.017
Object Name Gown, Evening
Description Heavy long v-neck black evening gown with lace decorated bodice and sleeves. Lacy midriff is embellished with black shiny beads of various sizes. Sleeves have two layers of silk capelets (overlays) edged with black beads. Neckline has rose trim, black sequins, and satin beads. There are satin ribbons around the waist with more roses and bead tassels. The garment is done in a style c. 1906.

The garment appears old, but there are several items that indicate it may be newer, or may have been updated by the ACT Theatre. These include the nylon zipper, the sequins, and the machine stitching.
Caption Evening Gown Front View
Credit line Donated by Anacortes Community Theatre, 2013
Search Terms tea dress
evening gown
gown
dress