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Evening dress

Evening dress

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1912 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Jays Ltd. (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Satin with machine lace

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss Ruth Collins

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Fashion, Room 40, case CA8

Physical description

Evening dress of pink satin and lace with fushia satin empire band and small train. The bodice has a straight front which is overlaid with lace to create a V-neck. Short net sleeves, trimmed with beads. The back of the skirt is caught up to create a hobble-skirt.

Place of Origin

England (made)


ca. 1912 (made)


Jays Ltd. (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Satin with machine lace

Descriptive line

Evening dress, pink satin with machine lace, Jays Ltd, English, c.1912


Satin; Lace; Beads


Women's clothes; Evening wear; Lace; Fashion


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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