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Faux Snakeskin Suit

Style Period

1980s

Label

James+James

Description

Leather/ faux-snakeskin suit comprised of a blazer and skirt. The blazer has notched collars, welt pockets on each hip and baggy 3/4 length sleeves that taper in at the end of the sleeve. In addition, the jacket has a back yoke and a centre-front closure fastened with self-covered buttons. The skirt's length hits below the knee and is made of the same material.

Tags

main dress
day suit
women's
grey
cream
snakeskin
animal print
leather

Donor

Brian Wickens

Accession Number

1-980-12-09703