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Navy Tweed Suit

Accession

1-980-12-06398

Class

Category

Designer

Estimated Manufacture Date

ca. 1980s

Style Period

Description

This navy, white, and black tweed suit is comprised of a blazer and skirt.

The blazer is collarless and has shoulder pads, a breast pocket on the left side, welt pockets on each hip, and set-in long sleeves. It has a double breasted centre-front opening with two decorative metal buttons. The edges of the opening and hem are curved.

The skirt has a straight cut, no waist band, horizontal darting at the back, and a centre-back zipper and hook and eye closure. It is fully lined.

Condition

excellent

Colour

Material

Pattern

Measurements

waist is 26"
centre-back length of blazer is 27 3/4"
skirt length is 24"

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