dress; woman's

Production date
1951-1956
Description
No. 1. Drindl style printed dress with a yellow oval abstract design and black background. The front bodice is cut in one with the neck and there is a tuck on each shoulder seam at the neck. The bodice fastens down the centre front with four buttons. The short sleeves are kimono in style and have a triangular gusset under the arm. There are two darts on the bodice back. There is a zip on the left side seam from underarm to hip and there is a belt loop on the right side seam at the waist. The circular skirt is stitched at the waist seam. The label reads 'A Rhona Roy Dress'. No. 2. The belt is made of the same fabric as the dress. It has a metal buckle and five metal eyelets. The dress skirt could be described as a drindle skirt.

Object detail

Department
Collection
Porter- Costume Collection
Production date
1951-1956
Signature & date
Dress label - A Rhona Roy Dress. Belt label - 36
Accession number
1996-052-122

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