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Dress & Coat Ensemble

Style Period

1960s

Designer

Ev Staples

Label

Jean Pierce designed by Ev Staples

Description

Knee-length sleeveless princess line dress with slash pockets on either hips, empire waistline, high rounded neckline and seam/ border detailing around the hem. In addition, the bodice has a "V" like stick detailing beginning at the armpit holes and continuing to the empire waistline yet ending in a straight horizontal line. Lastly, there are two darts along the centre-back bodice and a zipper along the centre-back closure.

Tags

main dress
ensemble
women's
orange
wool gabardine

Donor

Jean Pierce

Accession Number

1-962-15-03340