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Medium
silk, glass (beads)
Measurements
93.7 cm (centre back) 40.0 cm (waist, flat)
Place/s of Execution
Australia
Inscription
none
Accession Number
D251-1974
Department
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
The Schofield Collection. Purchased with the assistance of a special grant from the Government of Victoria, 1974
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Short cream silk dress with cap sleeves and a dropped waistline, slightly gathered skirt. Decorated with red glass beads featuring a butterfly at the centre front, and a hem border of poinsettias flowers, two beaded streamers hang from the centre front.