Object Name: dress
Place of Creation: Europe, United Kingdom, England
Accession Number: 1922.1876
Location on Display: Gallery of Costume - 1F - The Age of Elegance
Image Copyright: ©Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Manchester City Galleries
Day dress in two-tone striped yellow cotton, printed with floral sprays in mauve, gren and blue. The bodice has a high, round neck and gathers to a drawstring at the waist, fastening with three metal hooks and handmade loops. The sleeves are very long, cut full in the upper section and fitted to a deep cuff. The skirt, cut in three widths, has a deep bias-cut flounce below a piped frill.
Height: 128 cm