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Tennis dress

Tennis dress

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    1970s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lacoste (designer)
    Daks-Simpson (designed for)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gabardine-weave polyester

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs M. R. Box

  • Museum number:

    T.586:1, 2-1995

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Short white buttonthrough mini dress in white polyester gabardine, navy binding on edges of collar and armholes. Navy-edged white polyester belt with white plastic buckle. Green alligator logo on breast

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

1970s (made)

Artist/maker

Lacoste (designer)
Daks-Simpson (designed for)

Materials and Techniques

Gabardine-weave polyester

Marks and inscriptions

CHEMISE
LACOSTE
MADE IN FRANCE
EXCLUSIVE FOR
Simpson
PICCADILLY

Object history note

Registered File number 1994/1822.

Descriptive line

Tennis dress, white polyester gabardine, navy binding on edges of collar and armholes, Lacoste for Simpson, made in France, 1970s.

Materials

Polyester (textile); Gabardine

Subjects depicted

Alligator

Categories

Sport; Fashion; Women's clothes; Europeana Fashion Project

Production Type

Ready to wear

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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