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Walking Suit

Accession

2-913-12-08590

Class

Category

Designer

Estimated Manufacture Date

1913

Style Period

Description

Dress is floor length, has full sleeves. Waist is cinched with a wide gathered belt. Bodice is pouched, has a round neck trimmed with cream lace, mulit-coloured tapestry inserts and matching burgundy buttons. One over-sized tapestry covered button adorns the front bodice. Back neckline has small cream lace overlay. Sleeves are trimmed similarly to bodice. Back skirt opens with burgundy buttons in an L-shape that ends with a tassel.

Condition

fair

Colour