This detailed American day ensemble is finely detailed example of the period. According to the donor, Mrs. Philip J. Roosevelt, it was worn by her sister Gladys Roosevelt." The donor was a cousin to Theodore Roosevelt
Tea gown, Philadelphia, circa Beige silk lined with yellow silk satin; Hand-embroidered with daffodils. Small glass beads form the center of the flowers. Front opening with hook & eye fasteners. American Museum in Britain
Beautiful peach silk Georgette dress with matching over blouse. The sleeveless dress is drop-waisted and has a deep scoop neckline is front bordered with lace. The lace is ivory with the pattern outlined in brown embroidery floss.