Dress, circa 1915-1918. Very sheer cloth, loosely woven of fine, ecru-colored thread. Square neckline, black velvet yoke. Shoulders back and front center embroidered w/heavy black and white silk floss; heavy white lace. Bodice gathered to waist; long, loose sleeves whose cuffs are decorated w/black velvet, black chiffon, and same black and white embroidery. Via Detroit Historical Society.
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