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DAY DRESS

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

This yellow day dress has short sleeves ending in a turned back cuff and a rolled, peter pan collar. Two wide shoulder darts and slight gathers at the waist shape the bodice. A notched, patch pocket is placed on the left side of the bodice front, and a large inverted box pleat is placed at center back. An A-line skirt is decorated with notched, patch pockets on each side front. The garment closes at center front with seven 3/4" pearl buttons and bound button holes. A shaped, covered belt with a covered buckle completes the garment.

Category:
costume, post family
Object name:
DAY DRESS
Made from:
linen
Made in:
USA
Date made:
1960-1964
Size:
See below

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
48.129.1-2
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973