Tennis Dress

1970s (made)
Tennis Dress thumbnail 1
Not currently on display at the V&A

Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

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


object details
Categories
Object Type
Parts
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Tennis Dress
  • Belt
Materials and Techniques
Gabardine-weave polyester
Brief Description
Tennis dress, white polyester gabardine, navy binding on edges of collar and armholes, Lacoste for Simpson, made in France, 1970s.
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
Production typeReady to wear
Marks and Inscriptions
  • CHEMISE LACOSTE MADE IN FRANCE
  • EXCLUSIVE FOR Simpson PICCADILLY
Credit line
Given by Mrs M. R. Box
Object history
Registered File number 1994/1822.
Subject depicted
Collection
Accession Number
T.586:1, 2-1995

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record createdJuly 3, 2007
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