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Color: Black crepe- red, blue, green cording
Material: Rayon acetate crepe
Style: Afternoon "Little Black"
Garment Top: Shoulder pads- set in sleeves
Neckline: Corded- darts in front
Waist: Empire in front- natural sides and back- gathered
Sleeve: Long, snug at wrist- covered buttons/snap closure
Closure: Side snaps
Decorative Detail: Red, blue, green cording streamers at front neckline, laced into corded around neck
Condition of Object: Small bleach speck at back, otherwise ok
Estimated Time Period
Gender costume is for
065, "Dress, Afternoon, Black Crepe, Red/Blue/Green Corded Trim" (1938). All Historic Costumes Images. 577.