Dress, Cocktail/Evening

Maker
Beaths
Production date
Circa 1952
Description
NECKLINE AND COLLAR:

COLLAR: Semi draped collar with large bow (this attached to the left shoulder with a metal dome. Lapel on right side only [15cm at deepest point].

Bow 39cm across, 17 1/2 cm deep - angled across left side of bodice & is sewn into the left hand side seam just below the armhole.

Collar is in one with the bodice.

Bottom of bow stitched to just below left bust point.

BODICE STYLE: Semi-fitted.

SLEEVE STYLE: There is a slight sleeve in one with the bodice. 2cm turn under - handstitched in place.

WAISTLINE: Fitted.

SKIRT SHAPE: Full circle.

COMMENTS: SEAMS & EDGES: Machine stitching of seams with either selvedge or pinked edges. BELT: Self covered 18mm wide; 81cm long - three metal eyelets.
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Measurements
Circumference: 45cm (17 11/16")
Chest: 1020mm (40 3/16")
Length: 44cm (17 5/16")
Sleeve Length: 5.5cm (2 3/16")
Sleeve Length: 23cm (9 1/16")
Circumference: 42cm (16 9/16")
Waist circumference: 74cm (29 1/8")
Length: 83cm (32 11/16")
Length: 86cm (33 7/8")
Current rights code
Other Id
EC184.46
70/84
N/R
Catalogue number
EC184.46
Accession number
1984.70.169

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