Blouse

Production date
1950-1960s
Description
Guipere lace trim on spun silk blouse. D165 1950s-1960s (MRM).

Neckline: Rounded and sitting at the base of the throat.

Collar: Floral guipure lace collar cream. 3cm deep at centre back, 6cm deep at front.

Bodice Style: Loose.

Sleeve Style: Short, one piece sleeve, inset. Turned back cuff 2.5cm with one row of topstitching, white cotton thread.

Waistline: Undefined.

Skirt Shape: Straight.

Seams & Edges: Four thread overlocking, white cotton thread (slight discolouration).

Buttons: Clear plastic with a geometric pattern imprinted onto the under surface. Two holes for attachment 1.2cm diameter.

Buttonholes: Horizontal, machine sewn, white cotton thread. 1.5cm.
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Measurements
Circumference: 37.5cm (14 3/4")
Chest: 1030mm (40 9/16")
Length: 42.5cm (16 3/4")
Sleeve Length: 18.5cm (7 5/16")
Circumference: 34cm (13 3/8")
Waist circumference: 97.5cm (38 3/8")
Length: 16cm (6 5/16")
Length: 16cm (6 5/16")
Current rights code
Other Id
EC184.164
70/84
N/R
Catalogue number
EC184.164
Accession number
1984.70.182

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