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Black Evening Suit

Accession

1-980-13-09012

Class

Category

Designer

Estimated Manufacture Date

ca. 1980s

Style Period

Description

This black wool two-piece evening ensemble is comprised of a skirt and jacket.

The jacket has a Mandarin collar, long sleeves, darts along the back, and slits on the back of each sleeve with three black buttons along it. There is a centre-front button closure and a rounded peplum-like finish below the cinched waist.

The knee-length skirt is a wrap-around with hidden side seam pockets and two buttons along the front of the waistband. It is fully lined with nylon.

Condition

good

Colour

Material

Measurements

size small