Object Name: evening dress and stole
Artist/Maker: Amies, Hardy
Role in production: Designer
Place of Creation: Europe, United Kingdom, England, London
Accession Number: 1956.19
Credit: Manchester City Galleries
Navy blue cotton pique, lined with navy blue and white check cotton (gingham).
Front rising above bust each side. Bodice double-breasted, fastening to left with buttons and hooks and eyes, and inside with hooks and eyes down CF. Fitting boned lining. Wide bias belt fastening to left. Skirt fastening to left waist with buttons and hook and eye. Cut to form very uneven hemline. label : woven rayon : sewn into back waist of bodice : makers name : Hardy Amies/14 SAVILE ROW W1
Stole : Long bias pique strip with pointed ends, lined with checked cotton.
Height: 25.5 cm