This is your classic flapper dress. The Flapper got its name from young women who were like young birds, flapping their wings out and away from the nest. They typically were sleeveless with dropped waistlines.
Evening dress with tiered chiffon skirt, American, ca. Made for movement & dancing. Three layers of silk chiffon cut with handkerchief hem, with many points hanging down from substantial width of beading. Above this floating base, bodice hangs smooth