Off-white crepe and chiffon evening gown; plunging neckline; orange, turquoise, and silver beading along neckline and straps, coming to bow at front; smocking at shoulder straps and midriff; padded bust-line; low back with beaded braid following around; back zipper closure; skirt flares from right below midriff, gathered at bow; full skirt, lined in satin-back crepe. Worn with slip. Purchased in 1942. Worn by Hildegarde.
Donated by Hildegarde
Is Part Of
Object ID #1974.11
Clothing and dress
Rosenstein, Nettie, “Evening gown,” Mount Mary University Digital Collections, accessed September 27, 2023, https://digitalcollections.mtmary.edu/items/show/2068.