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Catalog Number 1995.077
Object Name Dress, Day
Collection Women's Collection
Artist/Designer/Brand Perry Ellis
Date 1981
Year Range from 1980
Year Range to 1989
Description Day dress; women's gold, navy, rust and blue wool plaid dress. The front of the dress is one-piece and is fitted in the bodice and waist with a princess seam line that continues to a flare in the skirt. There is a center front button opening and a high mandarin collar. The back of the dress has a waistline seam with the bodice fitted by a V-shaped yoke and the skirt has pleated fullness. The set-in sleeves are full at the top and narrow at the wrist. A ruffle is sewn into the upper armscye seam and continues down the back to define the V-shaped yoke.
Material Wool
Place of Origin USA
Received as Gift