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Red Dress

Accession

1-926-14-00148

Class

Category

Estimated Manufacture Date

1926

Style Period

Description

Knee length dress has one inch wide, straps with round neckline. Under dress is red silk, straight style. Over dress is sheer red chiffon with handkerchief hem, V-neck. Dress is box-shaped, large enough to go over the wearer's head. The dress was handmade by the donor's mother, Kathleen Meldrum.

Condition

good

Colour