1920s Pink Embroidered & Beaded Fish Scale Gown

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Glittering 1920's gown is exquisitely hand-embroidered with glass beads and silver sequins in a scalloped fish scale pattern. Peachy-pink batiste cotton is covered in iridescent silver beads and alternating rows of gunmetal and chalk white glass beads. Hem is done in a chiffon flounce. Comes with chiffon slip.
Details
Designer
Unknown
Place of Origin
France
Period
1920-1929
Material Notes
Batiste, Cotton, Silk, Beadwork
Condition
Excellent. Looks like the bottom flounce may have been added later. Done so well it's hard to tell..
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use. Alteration made by original designer.
Bust
34 in. (86 cm)
Waist
32 in. (81 cm)
Hip
36 in. (91 cm)
Shoulder to Hem
54 in. (137 cm)
Dealer Location
Los Angeles, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
AU11091249930
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1stdibs seller since 2009
Located in Los Angeles, CA

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