Fortuny Delphos evening dress

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Titles Fortuny Delphos evening dress
Description "Delphos" evening dress created by Mariano Fortuny of New York, New York, circa 1930s and worn by Markell Conley Brooks of Saint Paul, Minnesota. It consists of the original box with lid, a rose-colored china silk evening gown with Fortuny pleats and Venetian glass beads, and an orange/rose sash with stenciled design.
Quantity 1 set items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 5 1/2 inches height (1992.212.1.A, box, assembled)
8 inches diameter (1992.212.1.A, box,)
57 inches length (1992.212.1.B, gown, front)
59 inches length (1992.212.1.B, gown, back)
Nomenclature evening dress (garment)
Materials paper (fiber product)
silk (textile)
Chinese silk
satin
glass (material)
Creation Designer: Fortuny, Mariano
Made in (possibly): Venice, Italy
Made in (possibly): New York, New York, United States
Subjects Owned/used by: Brooks, Markell Conley
Used in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Clothing. Women's Dresses. 1930s
Dates Creation: 1935 - 1939
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 1992.212.1.A-C (Accession Number)

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