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Catalog Number 2003.535
Object Name Dress
Collection Women's Collection
Artist/Designer/Brand Mark Heister
Date Late 1970's
Year Range from 1970.0
Year Range to 1979.0
Description Dress - Blood red and black cross-dyed twill satin unfitted above calf length dress with a deep 'v' neckline edged with self covered 1/2" piping which is stylized into loops and handtacked in place on center front continuing from the point of the 'v' neck. The shoulder seam was turned in and tacked almost to the neckline with horsehair canvas in the fold. The fold lines continue to the waist where the side seam emerges. 6" lapped vent at the bottom of each side seam. Vent facings are mytered into a 2 1/2" hem which is blind hemmed in place.
Material unknown
Place of Origin Chicago, IL
Received as Gift