Ava Gardner ,1941
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge greeted by five-year-old, Mataawhio Matahaere-vieint, with a traditional Maori greeting as they arrive in Dunedin
Source: Daily Mail
TRAINED and JET BEADED HIGH NECK GOWN, c. 1899. 2-piece black net studded allover with jet beads over ivory silk satin, boned long sleeve bodice puffed high at shoulder, wired revers and small peplum, decorated with bands of black sequins and beads in a pattern of bows and flowers, lace high neck insert, skirt having decorated front panel and back band. Detroit label.
SILK BUSTLE DRESS with BEADED TRIM, c. 1880. 2-piece claret satin and taffeta having fringe, buttons and crescent ornament, boned polonaise bodice ruched into back bow, lace collar, underskirt decorated with bands of ruching and pleats, brown cotton lining.