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Skirt suit

Skirt suit

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (suit, designed)
    London (tube top, designed)

  • Date:

    1986 (retailed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Valentino, born 1932 (designer)
    Cierach, Lindka (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    silk, cotton, machine sewn

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Jill Ritblat

  • Museum number:

    T.396:1 to 3-2000

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Jacket of white silk with inset black scalloped cotton collar with V-neck centre-front opening and a single button fastening. There are 2 false hip pockets. The sleeves are long with a button at each cuff . The jacket is lined in polyester with shoulder pads. Straight skirt of black silk with plain waistband and left side fasteing of zip and hook. There are 2 side pockets. The skirt is lined in black rayon. With black silk satin tube top.

Place of Origin

Italy (suit, designed)
London (tube top, designed)

Date

1986 (retailed)

Artist/maker

Valentino, born 1932 (designer)
Cierach, Lindka (designer)

Materials and Techniques

silk, cotton, machine sewn

Dimensions

Length: 56 cm jacket, Length: 34 cm tube top, Length: 58 cm skirt

Descriptive line

Valentino, 1986. White silk jacket with black scallop detail; black silk skirt, and Lindka Cierach black satin tube top.

Production Note

Reason For Production: Retail

Materials

Silk; Cotton

Techniques

Machine sewing

Categories

Fashion; Women's clothes

Production Type

Ready to wear

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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