Dress - Day

Maker
delle
Production date
Circa 1947-1950s
Description
NECKLINE AND COLLAR:

NECKLINE: Rounded "V" shaped.

COLLAR: Rounded - 6.5cm at wided point, has a light interfacing. There is a metal hook at the base of the neck, the opposing side has had the other portion of the closure ripped out.

Self faced neckline/vent.

Stitching btwen vent & facing mended by hand in places & coming undone.

BODICE STYLE: Loose.

SLEEVE STYLE: Cap sleeve - continuation of the bodice. Very small turn under & topstitched for hem - coming undone in places.

WAISTLINE: Natural - loose. [See bodice notes]. One self fabric belt loop on left hand side.

SKIRT SHAPE: Flared. [Four gore - flared. Back & front.]

COMMENTS: SEAMS: Machine stitched - edges left or selvedge or machine neatened.

THREAD: Used white cotton.

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Measurements
Circumference: 62.5cm (24 5/8")
Chest: 1200mm (47 1/4")
Length: 44cm (17 5/16")
Sleeve Length: 28cm (11")
Circumference: 44cm (17 5/16")
Waist circumference: 96cm (37 13/16")
Length: 81.5cm (32 1/16")
Length: 84cm (33 1/16")
Current rights code
Other Id
EC184.54
70/84
N/R
Catalogue number
EC184.54
Accession number
1984.70.193
Marks and Inscriptions
Marks/Inscriptions: " - Delle ---"; Type of mark: Label; Notes: Very hard to read. Details as shown
Marks/Inscriptions: "20"; Type of mark: Label; Notes: Printed on woven; size as shown

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