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Object Name: dress

Artist/Maker: Amies, Hardy
Role in production: Designer
Place of Creation: Europe, United Kingdom, England, London
Date: 1942

Accession Number: 1956.13
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • cotton
Support
 
Technique
  • woven
Description

White cotton summer dress, printed with retangular formal floral design in black. Lined with white silk.

CF fastening with buttons from hip to V neck with turn down collar formed of six tabs lined with white silk. Elbow length sleeves, wide at shoulder. Separated low-necked sleeveless lining to waist. Straight band below waist with slots for ribbon (missing). Circular white silk crepe underskirt.

Dimensions

Type: Length
Height: 111.8 cm
Width:
Depth:

Type: Shoulder to waist
Height: 45.7
Width:
Depth:

Type: Waist
Height:
Width: 66
Depth:

Type: Hem
Height:
Width: 431.8
Depth: