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Ivory Evening Gown

MO 63.1539
Ivory Evening Gown
Oleg Cassini (American, b. France, 1913-2006)
1961
Silk satin twill
61" center back
An evening gown in ivory double-faced silk satin twill. The gown has three-quarter length sleeves, a full A-line skirt, and a decorative cockade off-center at the waist.
This dress was worn by Jacqueline Kennedy to the Inaugural Gala, National Guard Armory, Washington, DC, January 19, 1961.
Image copyright (C) John F. Kennedy Library Foundation, Inc.
JFKMUS-MO-1963-1539