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Purple Pleated Dress

Accession

1-980-11-08173

Class

Category

Designer

Estimated Manufacture Date

ca. 1980s

Style Period

Description

This shin-length purple silk and crepe de chine dress has pleats beginning at the yoke and continuing downwards to the hem. It has a high rounded neckline, strips of green trim along the hem, above-the-elbow length sleeves, and a drop waist achieved by a self-belt with a row of covered buttons on the left side.

Condition

good

Colour

Material

Measurements

size 12

Donor