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Skirt suit

Skirt suit

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1991 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Edelstein, Victor, born 1946 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk and machine-made cotton embroidery

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Anne Heseltine

  • Museum number:

    T.270:1, 2-2001

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Cream silk jacket and skirt overlaid with cream machine embroidery in abstract foliate pattern. Press-stud closures down centre front of jacket. Knee-length, straight skirt.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (made)


1991 (made)


Edelstein, Victor, born 1946 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Silk and machine-made cotton embroidery


Length: 61.5 cm skirt, Circumference: 70 cm skirt waist, Length: 55 cm jacket, Circumference: 90 cm bust

Descriptive line

Victor Edelstein, Spring-Summer 1992. Jacket and skirt in cream silk overlaid with machine embroidery




Machine embroidery


Women's clothes; Fashion; Clothing; Embroidery

Production Type

Haute couture


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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