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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:

    T.49-1981

  • 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)

Date

ca. 1912 (made)

Artist/maker

Jays Ltd. (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Satin with machine lace

Descriptive line

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

Materials

Satin; Lace; Beads

Categories

Women's clothes; Evening wear; Lace; Fashion

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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