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Black Polyester Dress

Style Period

1980s

Designer

Zapata

Label

Zapata

Description

Floor-length black polyester day dress with baggie/ kimono-style sleeves, a dropped waistline and a deep-"V' neckline with small notched lapels in which the right lapel crosses over and continues to the left side of the drop waist. There is a flap pocket on the right hip and small half-belt detailing on each hip that fasten with small red buttons on each side.Lastly, there is a linear/ stripe pattern along the material of the dress.

Tags

main dress
day dress
women's
black
white
red
stripes
polyester

Donor

Charmaine Gooden

Accession Number

1-980-11-09444