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Gown/ Dress

Style Period

1960s

Description

Pink Crinoline period costume dress with a full floor-length skirt, synched waist achieved by a black band along it and a rounded neckline. Furthermore, there is black lace overlay detailing along the edge of the short puff sleeves, centre-front bodice in the shape of a "V" and along the centre-front skirt beginning at the waist and going down the hem in an upside down "V" shape. Lastly, there is also squiggly and straight black ribbon going along the "V" shaped bodice and the centre-front skirt, also in a upside down "V" shape.

Tags

main dress
evening dress
women's
pink
black
taffeta

Donor

Reina Armstrong

Accession Number

2-967-14-10187