SADIE NEMSER c.1920's Cream Floral Bird Bead Embellished Silk Evening Dress

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Rare vintage c.1920's Sadie Nemser cream floral and bird bead embellished Georgette silk evening dress. Heavily hand glass beaded multicolored floral and blue birds motif on bust and skirt. Pale pink and blue glass bead art deco inspired trim along neckline and hem. Straight neckline with silk straps. Cream colored silk lined with scalloped edge, lace, and bow detailing. Internal silk bodice with hook/eye closure. Embellished silk outer layer snap closure over bodice. Museum quality piece. Sadie Nemser is an acclaimed designer who created Grace Coolidge's 1923 inaugural gown. Unmarked fabric content: Silk.

Details

  • Designer
    SADIE NEMSER
  • Brand
    NEMSER
  • Period
    1920-1929
  • Condition
    Excellent. Some scattered discoloration along hem and underarms. Scatter holes throughout, mostly by embellishments and waist. Some tearing to fabric at base of lining closure. Beading in excellent condition. Please refer to photos..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Seller Location
    Thiensville, WI
  • Reference Number
    LU54132215593
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