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Wedding Dress

Accession

1-944-37-08225

Class

Category

Designer

Estimated Manufacture Date

1944

Style Period

Description

Dress is knee length, has high neck with tie, blue net panel at neck that covers whole back, has purple flocked lace on net, keyhole at centre front neck, short puff sleeves at shoulder, tucks darts in bodice, basque panel at waist, zipper in left side seam, very gathered skirt. This was the donor's wedding dress, she was a war bride.

Condition

fair

Material

Technique

Measurements

size small