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dress, summer

Object / Artefact › Applied Arts and Design
  • Description
    dress, summer, white synthetic fabric with black diagonal printed stripes to front and back, scoop neck with cap sleeves, black diagonal panel insert to left proper side from under arm to hem, synthetic fabric facing to neck and sleeves, black synthetic binding to neckline, cotton tape binding to hemline, mid calf length
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  • Accession date
    29 January 2002
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  • Credit
    gift of Mrs Sheila Weight, Auckland, 2002, collection of Auckland War Memorial Museum, 2002.16.1
  • Production
    El Jay (fashion house) (couturier)
    Auckland Central
    Elizabeth II (1952 -), House of Windsor, English reign
    machine stitched
  • Signature/marks
    El-Jay/Made in N.Z.  (designer's label)
  • Consists of
  • Dimensions
    • 0 - Whole length of back (precise) : 1125mm
      (l 1125 mm back, w 540 mm shoulders)
    • 0 - Whole width across shoulders (approximate) : 540mm
      (including sleeves)
  • Classification
    Chenhall Nomenclature (Nomenclature)
    › 03 Personal Artifacts (Category)
    › Clothing (Classification)
    › Main Garments (Sub-classification)
    › Dress (Primary Term)
  • Record created
    29 January 2002

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