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Dress & Matching Jacket

Style Period

1940s

Description

Brown short sleeve dress with gathered neck and six pleats along the edge/skirt that are lined with a peach color in each slit. In addition, there is a matching peach 3/4 length sleeve jacket with turned back cuffs and covered button going along the front bust made with the same brown material as the dress. Lastly, there is a two-layered scalloped edge on the centre front closure made of the same creme and brown.

Tags

main dress
ensemble
women's
brown
peach

Donor

Mrs. Edna Moore

Accession Number

1-943-15-08851