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Medium
silk, glass beads, plastic sequins
Measurements
118.0 cm (centre back) 44.0 cm (waist, flat)
Place/s of Execution
Melbourne, Victoria
Inscription
label, inside centre back, woven in black on cream cotton: Magg / MELBOURNE SYDNEY
Accession Number
D242-1973
Department
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Lady Nathan, 1973
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Pale pink silk full length dress with a scooped neckline, beaded overall on bodice and sleeves with imitation pearls, diamante, threaded sequins and glass droplets, high waistline (empire) trimmed with a beaded fringe, skirt decorated with an overall design of small bead clusters with a floating sequin and bead threaded loop, the border of the skirt is decorated with two borders of beadwork, short cap sleeves, fastening centre back with a zip fastener.