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Tweed Skirt Suit

Style Period

1970s

Description

Boxy cream tweed skirt suit with of a knee-length skirt and matching jacket. The jacket has 3/4 length sleeves and three patch pockets with gold buttons on each pocket. There are two on the left and one on the right. Furthermore, the hem of the skirt, jacket, sleeves and pockets are trimmed with orange and navy stripes. In addition, the same trim goes slightly up the sleeve and has two gold buttons sewn onto it. Lastly, there is no closure on the centre-front of the jacket.

Tags

purpose wear
protective wear
women's
cream
orange
navy blue
gold
tweed
buttons

Donor

unknown

Accession Number

2-973-31-03608