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    Group of (9) Women's dance dresses and outfits from unidentified productions. (ca. 1940) Group consists of: 1. Pale peach waist dress with waistband accented with grey long beads highlighted with small rhinestone and faux pearls, extra long ruffled sheer skirt. Hook & eye front closure. Internal bias label handwritten, "N-1259 G. Rogers". Exhibits pulls in sheer, mostly at waist. 2. Aqua sleeveless V-neck dance dress decorated with iridescent rhinestones and aqua bugle beads finished with blue and white ostrich feathers along bottom. Zip back closure. No label. 3. Pale butternut yellow chiffon dance dress with amber braided waist accent, shoulder scarves trimmed in amber ostrich feathers. No label. Newer piece of pale grey silk lining and zipper. Chiffon is fraying with some pulling, with a 2 in. V-shaped tear in one of the shoulder scarves. 4. Ivory top with red and white polka-dot short puff sleeves accented with dark pink sequins and orange satin bows, large coffee brown bow and three red buttons on front. Hook & eye with zip back closure. Warner Bros. Pictures label handwritten, "3104- 687". Coordinating full skirt with hook & eye and snap back closure. Warner Bros. Pictures label handwritten, "B 800-663". Detached waist belt with bow. Some sequin loss overall. 5. Pink sleeveless dance dress covered with bright pink sequins and pink chiffon skirt was worn by Debbie Reynolds in her Desert Inn- Las Vegas, London- Palladium and Minskoff Theater - New York City shows throughout 1973 and 1974. 6. Soft pale pink chiffon one shoulder leotard accented with iridescent sequins, hook & eye and zip back closure. No label. Chiffon is fraying along edges. 7. Pink sleeveless off the shoulder dress with ruffled bottom and a top layer of sheer ivory with embroidered flowers, delicate ivory netting, lace along neckline accented with pink ribbon on cuffs and center with white faux flower. Hook & eye zip back closure. Grace Costumes New York label handwritten, "Ms CYD CHARISSE". Sheer layer exhibits minor holes and pulls. 8. Flesh tone dance brief covered with swags of silver small beaded rows. Hook & eye side closure. Internal label handwritten, "Gale Davis". 9. Pale aqua dance brief with dark aqua bugle beads along base. Hook & eye back closure. Stamped "1 25 2 2647". Used in unidentified productions.

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    May, 2014
    17th Saturday
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