Velvet Dinner Dress with Lace Collar and Cuffs, 1938


Burgundy velvet dinner dress with accents on the collar and cuffs of ecru lace. A buckle set with topaz adds detail to the front of the dress. This garment was owned by Matilda Dodge Wilson (October 19, 1883 – September 19, 1967),who was the wife of John Francis Dodge (October 25, 1864 – January 14, 1920), co-founder of the Dodge Motor Car Company in Detroit, Michigan.

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