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Evening Gown

Accession

1-950-14-00356

Class

Category

Designer

Estimated Manufacture Date

1950

Style Period

Description

Gown is floor length,V neck trimmed with piping, short butterfly sleeves, centre back zipper, gathered band around waist with draped sash hanging down in back,flared skirt stiffened and covered in beading. The gown has suffered from fume fading over time. It was blue when it was created, which is evident by the blue metal zipper.

Condition

good

Colour

Pattern

Technique

Measurements

size 16