dress; evening

Production date
Late 1960s
Description
Red evening dress. The upper bodice of synthetic chiffon has a round neck and long sleeves. The sleeves fasten with a press stud at the wrist. The lower bodice and skirt falls in a slight 'A-line' to the floor. There are two horizontal bust darts. The lower part is made of red polyester and gold lurex mix. The lurex gives the diamond shaped design to the fabric. There is a zip from the start of the lower bodice to the hip and the neck fastens with a hook and eye. A label is attached which reads 'Hand Made in England', dry cleaning recommended, measurement on the label.

Object detail

Department
Collection
Porter- Costume Collection
Production date
Late 1960s
Production place
Signature & date
3 labels Label 1) Made in England ,20, Philip Kunick, Hip 44 Dry cleaning recommended Label 2) Dry cleaning only Label 3) 78% Polyester 22% Lurex
Associated person
Accession number
1996-052-038

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