Dress, Smock, Woman's

Maker
Professional
Production date
Circa 1950s
Description
NECKLINE AND COLLAR:

NECKLINE: "V" neckline line.

COLLAR: Single piece shirt collar plus lapes - topstitching.

BODICE STYLE: V. slight shaping for bust.

SLEEVE STYLE: Inset shirt sleeve. Cuff 6cm wide. Tucks at edge of sleeve where it attaches to cuff. One button on each cuff for opening.The end of the cuff with the buttonhole is "V" shaped. Topstitching on cuff.

WAISTLINE: Slight shaping through panel construction.

SKIRT SHAPE: Slight flare.

COMMENTS: BUTTONHOLES: Machine stitched. SEAMS: Machine stitched & overlocked - cotton thread. BELT: In self fabric; 4cm wide 93cm long; top stitching detail; one button. BUTTONS: White plastic 2cm are not sewn on but have a metal shank with a metal hoop attached. The shank is placed through a small machine stitched buttonhole & then the metal loop threaded through to stop it pulling back - BATCHELOR BUTTONS.
See full details

Object Detail


Maker
Production place
Production role
Manufacturer
Measurements
Circumference: 56.6cm (22 5/16")
Chest: 1130mm (44 1/2")
Length: 43.5cm (17 1/8")
Sleeve Length: 63.5cm (25")
Circumference: 20cm (7 7/8")
Waist circumference: 100.5cm (39 9/16")
Length: 69cm (27 3/16")
Length: 69cm (27 3/16")
Current rights code
Other Id
EC184.43
70/84
N/R
Catalogue number
EC184.43
Accession number
1984.70.162
Marks and Inscriptions
Marks/Inscriptions: "Professional; Sanforized shrunk; made in N.Z.; size 38; M......"; Type of mark: Label; Notes: Woven printed, details as shown

Colours


Part of 1 highlight set

Share

Comments

Can you add to our information about this item? Click Add Comment to share your knowledge and help enrich our collection. Have a question about this item? Please email info@canterburymuseum.com.


Be the first to comment.



To order a copy of this image please contact Canterbury Museum images@canterburymuseum.com

Unless otherwise stated, or an author is acknowledged, Canterbury Museum holds copyright to all information on Collections Online. All efforts have been made to trace copyright holders. Please contact the Museum with any queries on this matter info@canterburymuseum.com

The information on this page was created from historic documentation and may not reflect the best available knowledge about the item. If you have information or questions about the objects on this website, please contact us. Images may be subject to copyright laws and are therefore not of reproduction quality.