Top, womans

Production date
Late 1950s-1960s
Description
Fancy elastic shirred gauze top in nylon. For wear mainly under tailored costume jacket. B382 1950s- early 1960s (MRM).

Neckline: Rounded at base of throat.

Collar: Standing collar, one piece, seam at centre back. 5cm tall ie skivvy neckline.

Bodice Style: Fitted.

Sleeve Style: Inset, one piece, full length. Hem turned under twice 1.5cm and zig zagged in place.

Waistline: Fitted, natural, undefined.

Seams & Edges: Three thread overlocking pink cotton thread.

Bodice fits snugly to the body with the help of the shirring/elastic therefore minimal body shaping in actual garment pieces. All measurements have been completed onthe unstretched 'resting' garment.
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Measurements
Circumference: 37.5cm (14 3/4")
Chest: 560mm (22 1/16")
Length: 32cm (12 5/8")
Sleeve Length: 54cm (21 1/4")
Circumference: 16cm (6 5/16")
Waist circumference: 42cm (16 9/16")
Length: 21cm (8 1/4")
Length: 21cm (8 1/4")
Current rights code
Other Id
EC184.151
70/84
N/R
Catalogue number
EC184.151
Accession number
1984.70.160

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