dress; woman's

Production date
1970s
Description
Lavender blue 'gypsy-style' dress. The dress has a smock styled escalated bodice panels on both the back and front. The neckline is also escalated with a frill on its top edge. The sleeves are wide and gathered with elastic at the shoulder and the wrist. There is a row of cream trimming on the sleeve at the shoulder. The full skirt is gathered at the waist and there is a deep flounce at the hem. The pale blue lining on the skirt area only is synthetic. The label inscription has been worn away. Made mid to late 1970's.
See full details

Object Detail


Department
Collection
Porter- Costume Collection
Production date
1970s
Signature & date
Label inscription has worn away
Measurements
Chest 76cms (escalated), Waist-77cms (escalated) neck-86cms nape/hem- 110cms,sleeves-66cms
Accession number
1996-052-103

Colours


Subject category


Share