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Black Evening Dress

Accession

1-980-14-08175

Class

Category

Designer

Estimated Manufacture Date

ca. 1980s

Style Period

Description

This black micro fibre knit evening dress has a short rounded neckline, long sleeves, and a length that hits above the knee. It has a centre-front button closure with intervals of three covered button closures making up a total of 21 buttons. There is gathering beginning a the centre-front just bellow the last button and extending below the hip in a curved triangular shape and continuing straight across. There is a strip of straight satin bellow the gathering and shoulder pads.

Condition

good

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Material

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