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3 Piece Ensemble

Style Period

1980s

Description

Top:
Tunic-style top with a high rounded neckline, set-in elbow-length sleeves, large single pleating along sleeves with black at the pleat opening and an off-center opening fastened with 26 self-covered buttons and loops. Furthermore, there are vertical pleated slits along the entire bottom half hem of the top with black underneath. Lastly, there is a self-belt tied at the waist and there is a yellow and black polka dot print along the entire top.

Skirt:
Simple knee-length black skirt with slight gathering along waist band, zipper and hook & eye fastening along the centre-back and a kick pleat at the centre-back hem.

Tags

main dress
day dress
women's
black
yellow
polka dots
silk

Donor

Mrs. Alice Ormut

Accession Number

2-980-11-08034