dress; evening

Production date
1960-1970s
Description
Green and purple woollen evening dress. The dress top which is green looks like a blouse. It has long sleeves ending in a blouse cuff each with one button. It has a tie type collar which would be folded like a scarf. There are four buttons down the centre front and two bust darts. The blouse is pleated onto a waistband of the same colour. there is a zip from the underarm to the hip on the left side. The skirt which is purple with a broad purple and black stripe is gathered to the waistband and falls straight to the floor. It has a makers label which reads Made in Republic of Ireland John Hagarty, Irish Hand-woven Tweed. There is a wool mark and the inscription 'Pure New Wool' and a separate size label reading '16'

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Department
Collection
Porter- Costume Collection
Production date
1960-1970s
Production place
Signature & date
Label- Made in the Republic of Ireland John Hagarty, Irish Hand-woven Tweed (separate label size 16) Wool mark, pure new wool, Certification trade mark applied for
Measurements
Chest-112cms Neck width- 41cms Nape/hem 147cms sleeve length- 58cms
Accession number
1996-052-036

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