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1930-1932 evening dress (1953.388)

Object Name: evening dress

Role in production: manufacturer
Place of Creation: Europe, United Kingdom, London
Date: 1930-1932

Accession Number: 1953.388
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • silk
  • rayon
  • petersham
Support
 
Technique
 
Description

Dress of fuschia pink and green silk crepe with black rayon stockingette.

Full-length bias-cut evening dress. Sleeveless. Cowl neck in black forming a hood when erect; body of dress in blocks of pink, green and black; fastens CB with six buttons and loops; inner waistband of green petersham.

Dimensions

Type: Length
Height: 142.5 cm
Width:
Depth:

Type: Shoulder to waist
Height: 35.6
Width:
Depth:

Type: Waist
Height:
Width: 69
Depth:

Type: Hem
Height:
Width: 242
Depth: