Monastic style black silk velvet evening gown; jewel neckline edged with black cording, long dolman sleeves, empire waist, cording runs through thread carriers at waistline, extended with shirring at wrist, A-line skirt, full evening length. Hand over-cast & hand finished. Lots of small tears throughout, some of which have been patched or mended. Worn by Valentina.
Donated by Nina Frantzen
Is Part Of
Object ID #1995.358
Clothing and dress
Valentina, “Evening gown,” Mount Mary University Digital Collections, accessed November 30, 2023, https://digitalcollections.mtmary.edu/items/show/1439.