Silver lamé evening gown; plunging V-neckline; heavily padded shoulders; batwing sleeves, zippers at wrists; three open-ended darts at bustline; empire waistline with red beaded lace over cream netting, same trim on lower sleeves; center back zipper closure; inverted box pleat from waistline down; skirt slit below knee; rounded off hemline; front skirt has short overskirt with rounded edge; back skirt has godet at center back for flare, forming a train. Performance gown worn by Hildegarde.
Donated by Hildegarde
Is Part Of
Object ID #1974.08
Clothing and dress
Lange, Samuel, “Evening gown,” Mount Mary University Digital Collections, accessed March 21, 2023, https://digitalcollections.mtmary.edu/items/show/2064.