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Floral Evening Ensemble

Accession

1-981-15-07123

Class

Category

Designer

Estimated Manufacture Date

1981

Style Period

Description

This sleeveless floor-length silk dress is covered entirely in a red, black, yellow, green and purple floral print. It has a V neckline and two spaghetti straps. The bust and bodice have a vertical line of beaded ruching beginning at the centre of the neckline and continuing down to the crotch. There is a buckle closure at the centre-back with a beaded four-leaf flower with yellow beads at the centre and purple along the edges.

Condition

good

Material

Pattern