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Evening Dress

Accession

2-940-14-06338

Class

Category

Designer

Cultural Context

Estimated Manufacture Date

1940-1950

Style Period

Description

Dress is full length, bodice is fitted with darts with V-neckline, high back neck. Lace underlay in neckline. Straight skirt to floor. Short sleeves with vertical taffeta ruffles at hem. Many tiered ruffles down front of dress fro waist to hem.

Condition

good

Colour

Material

Measurements

size 8

Donor