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cotton, elastic
(a) 43.0 cm (centre back) 20.5 cm (sleeve length) (top)
(b) 68.1 cm (centre back) 25.5 cm (waist, flat) (skirt)
(c) 9.0 × 180.0 (cummerbund)
Place/s of Execution
Sydney, New South Wales
(c) label, centre back seam, woven in pink on white polyester: Flamingo Park / SYDNEY
label, centre back seam, printed black on white cotton: ALL COTTON
Accession Number
Australian Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Sally Gray, 1996
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Patchwork outfit comprising comprising top, skirt and cummerbund. The reversible patchwork top of blue, green and yellow, square in shape with a V-neckline, side slits at waist and short sleeves. The gathered cotton skirt has an elasticised waist and yellow pockets with blue and green patches. Worn with a plain red cotton cummerbund.