Dress, Pink Evening; Unknown maker; 1930-1940; WY.2009.09.40

Name/Title

Dress, Pink Evening

About this object

This is a mauve pink taffeta dress with puffed sleeves and a floral feature along the neckline.

Dating to the 1930s, the dress may have belonged to Mary Kathleen Sutherland of Menzies Ferry.

Interestingly, the dress has a cigarette burn in the front which has been patched up.

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Dressmaker

Date Made

1930-1940

Period

1930s

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

inorganic, processed material, synthetic, rayon
inorganic, processed material, metal

Measurements

h 1395 mm x w 550 mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Clothing and Accessories

Object Type

clothing

Object number

WY.2009.09.40

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