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Dress and belt

Dress and belt

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (probably, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1975 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hildebrand (maker)
    Liberty & Co. Ltd. (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Printed wool challis

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lucy Archer

  • Museum number:

    T.215:1, 2-1998

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Printed wool challis dress with long sleeves and elasticated at the wrist. Mid-calf length. Cut loose from the shoulders, intended to be belted in with the self-fabric tie belt. Band collar extending into loose ends to be tied into a bow.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (probably, made)


ca. 1975 (made)


Hildebrand (maker)
Liberty & Co. Ltd. (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Printed wool challis

Marks and inscriptions

'MADE IN ENGLAND 100% WOOL / Hildebrand Regd / Fabric by / Liberty / of London Prints'
Label in neck


Length: 130 cm shoulder to hem

Descriptive line

Printed wool challis dress and belt, made by Hildebrand, textile by Liberty & Co. Ltd., probably in Great Britain, ca. 1975

Production Note

Reason For Production: Retail


Wool challis


Weaving; Printed

Subjects depicted



Day wear; Fashion; Women's clothes; Textiles

Production Type

Ready to wear


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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