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Dress

Style Period

1940s

Label

Styled by Adrian Toronto

Description

Dress is knee length, round neckline, keyhole at centre back neck, two lace panels above bust, tying with a lace bow at neck. Sleeves are short and higher on the outside, four darts in front bodice from waistline seam. Skirt is straight, has overlay panel in front in V shape trimmed with lace, very gathered underneath darts.

Tags

main dress
day dress
women's
black
rayon
lace

Donor

Brian Wickens

Accession Number

2-945-11-09692