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Dress

Style Period

1980s

Designer

Pierre Balmain

Label

Pierre Balmain Paris

Description

Long-sleeved knee-length polyester dress with a high pointed collar and a centre-front opening fastened with a row of small buttons beginning at the crotch area. The sleeves have cuffs fastened with a single buttons, slight gathering along the cuffs and there is a decorative yoke at the top shoulders.

Tags

main dress
day dress
women's
orange
blue
white
stripes
polyester

Donor

Barbara Malcom

Accession Number

2-980-11-07529