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Ladies Suit

Style Period

1940s

Description

Jacket has shawl collar, panels sewn from shoulder to hem, long sleeves, five buttons down centre front, cinched at the waist, two curved pockets on front with flaps, back waist has decorative tab with two matching buttons, hem at centre front is curved. Skirt is straight, has four panels in the back with two kick pleats on each side back panel.

Tags

main dress
day suit
women's
brown
wool

Donor

Mrs. Mary Smellie

Accession Number

1-940-12-08013