suit; woman's

Production date
Late 1950s-Early 1960s
Bottle green knitted jacket and skirt. Jacket- is of a cardigan style with a broad collar. The two front pieces are of suede with a knitted trim. There are four front fastening buttons-one is missing, and two jetted pockets. On the front piece there is also a horizontal seam at bust level which is top-stitched. The suede panels are lined green synthetic fabric. The sleeves are long and end in a ribbed detail. The label reads '40' 'Made in Belgium' Skirt is straight and has an elastic waist. It fastens down the left seam with a zip from the waist to the zip and two hooks and eyes. There are two tucks at the waist on the skirt back. The skirt hem has a ribbed detail, it is fully lined and its label reads '40'.

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Porter- Costume Collection
Production date
Late 1950s-Early 1960s
Production place
Signature & date
Label No1- Size 40 Made in Belgium. Label No.2 (skirt) size 40
No1 Jacket- Chest - 98cms Neck/Hem 58 sleeve length 51cms No2 Shirt- Waist- 66cms Hip-92cms Waist/hem-61cms
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