suit; woman's (skirt suit)

Production date
Late 1950s-Early 1960s
Description
Brown and multi-coloured blouse and skirt with an abstract printed design-Blouse- is loose fitting with wide oval necklace. There are two roes of ribbon (of some fabric) stitched horizontally near the hem on the blouse front, the upper row of ribbon has a loose bow attached to the left front side. The blouse has two bust darts. It is back fastening with a zip extending from the neck to the hem. The label reads 'Pure Silk' Skirt- It is straight and has a narrow waistband. There are four tucks at the waist on the front and two on the back. The skirt is back-fastening with a zip from the waist to the hip and a button on the waistband. There are four tucks on the waist on the front and two at the back. The skirt is back fastening with a zip from the waist to hip and a button on the waistband. Both the blouse and the skirt are lined in black synthetic fabric.

Object Detail


Department
Collection

Porter- Costume Collection
Production date
Late 1950s-Early 1960s
Signature & date
Label on blouse 'Pure Silk'
Measurements
No1 Blouse Chest-94cms Neck/hem 51cms, sleeve length-10.5cms. Waist- 66cms Waist/Hem-66cms Hip-98cms
Accession number
1996-052-070

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