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silk, metal (buttons)
61.0 cm (centre back) 65.0 cm (sleeve length)
Place/s of Execution
Paris, France
label, inside centre back, woven in black on white synthetic fabric: CHANEL / CC (monogram)
Accession Number
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through the NGV Foundation from the wardrobe of Mrs Mavis Powell by her daughter Mrs Angela Wood, Fellow, 2001
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Long sleeved shirt of black silk with a low round neckline trimmed with black chiffon flounces decorating the neckline and cuffs. Fastening with 4 gold metallic and imitation pearl buttons running down the centre front, each cuff also has 2 matching buttons.