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Catalog Number 1996.025
Object Name Dress, Day
Collection Women's Collection
Date 1940s
Year Range from 1940
Year Range to 1949
Description The black taffeta dress has a fitted bodice with waist darts, and short dolman sleeves with cuffs. The raised back neckline ends in a V in the front with a band inset that forms a scoop neckline from the shoulder to the center front bust. The skirt is flared with cluster pleats in the front.
Material Rayon and Acetate
Place of Origin USA