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Green Evening Dress

Accession

1-970-14-05844

Class

Category

Estimated Manufacture Date

ca. 1970s

Description

This sleeveless floor-length chiffon and taffeta evening gown has a wide collar, V-neckline, and full pleated chiffon skirt made of five panels and a rayon underskirt. It has a self-belt fastened with two hooks and eyes, and darts along the bodice at the centre-front, bust and sides. It has a centre-back zipper closure.

Condition

excellent

Colour

Measurements

waist is 27"
width at hem of underskirt is 61"
width at hem of overskirt per panel is 132"