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Evening Gown

Accession

1-950-14-02048

Class

Category

Designer

Estimated Manufacture Date

1950

Style Period

Description

Gown is full length, deep scoop neckline, bodice has boning, two inch wide straps, empire seam, princess lines with flared skirt over hip. Faux paniers on the side hips, large bow on back, centre back zipper. Allover beads and pearls. This gown has suffered from some fume or sun fading, as it was likely pink when it was created.

Condition

fair

Colour

Technique

Donor