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Cocktail Dress & Coat

Style Period

1960s

Label

Silk Fashions Inc. Hong Kong

Description

Shin-length brocade matching evening jacket with a Bermuda collar, 3/4 length sleeves and double breasted buttons (5 to be exact) along the centre-front closure. Lastly, the jacket is made of gold and pink brocade in a basket weave pattern with gold Lurex stitching in between the brocade weaving.

Tags

main dress
ensemble
women's
pink gold
ivory
basket weave
brocade
lurex

Donor

Jackie Ellens

Accession Number

1-965-15-02302