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velvet, silk, and metal zipper
H x W (flat): 43 3/4 × 25 in. (111.1 × 63.5 cm)
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
mid 20th-late 20th century
Dark grey velvet dress designed by Arthur McGee with a scoop neck, full-length balloon sleeves, and an A-line body with hemline just below the knee. There are two (2) inset pockets sewn into the side seams at each hip. The dress closes at the center back with a zipper. Only the interior yoke is lined in grey silk, the rest of the dress is not lined. There are no labels.