Beaded Flapper Dress


Beaded eagle with flag on front, beaded "sailor" collar in modified scatter beading of transparent light blue cut bead background, pink floral on back, fringed. Floral motif repeated on 3/4 length sleeves, fringed and bordered with amber and green transparent cut beads. Small pair of skin gloves hanging from fringed collar. Three tier fringe on lower dress, two bordered with same design as sleeve border. Tassels of red and green beaded balls. Tam style hat. Beaded eagle design matches dress, trim border of floral., overall length: 44", Mrs. Clara Moore was born near the mouth of the San Poil River where it flowed in the Columbia c.1880. She died in the spring of 1972 at age 92 or 93. She is buried at Keller, Washington.