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Orange Evening Ensemble

Accession

1-980-15-03105

Class

Category

Designer

Estimated Manufacture Date

ca. 1980s

Style Period

Description

This orange four piece ensemble is comprised of a jacket, skirt, sweater and crinoline.

The jacket is made of orange rayon and has an A-line silhouette, notched lapels, long sleeves that are gathered at the wrists and shoulders, and a single self-covered button closure at the centre-front opening of the dress.

The sweater is made with orange jersey and has a wide ribbed neckline and long sleeves.

The skirt is is high-waisted and thigh-length with soft box pleats and a zipper closure. There is a separate brown crinoline underneath the skirt with a bias binding and an elastic waist.

Condition

good

Colour

Measurements

size small