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Medium
rayon, acetate, cotton, metal
Measurements
(a) 58.0 cm (centre back) 53.0 cm (sleeve length) (jacket)
(b) 56.0 cm (centre back) 29.0 cm (waist, flat) (skirt)
Place/s of Execution
Australia
Inscription
label, centre back neckline, printed in white on black cotton: TULLO
Accession Number
2004.583.a-b
Department
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Mrs Norma Lepp, 2004
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
White two piece suit comprising jacket and skirt in moygasel linen. The jacket has set in sleeves, small bust darts, collar, and closes at centre front with fabric covered buttons. There are decorative features at the throat and cuffs of a blue and white polka dot cotton bow and hanging ties, and extended sleeve trim. The slim skirt is attached to a narrow waistband and fastens at side with a short zip and covered button. There is a short split at the hemline. The suit is fully lined.