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1920-1930 silk tennis dress (1984.218/2)

Object Name: tennis dress

Date: 1920-1930

Accession Number: 1984.218/2
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • silk
  • plastic
  • raffia
Support
 
Technique
  • woven
Description

Cream silk, sleeveless loose slip-on dress with square neck; pleats either side centre front, stitched down to hip level; worn with green woven plastic raffia belt, fastened with a pop-fastener, and a green plastic raffia headband with elastic back panel.

Dimensions

Type: Length
Height: 105.5 cm
Width:
Depth:

Type: Bust
Height: 102
Width:
Depth: