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Color: Peach (tea rose?)
Fabric Construction: Crepe
Fiber Content: Straps are pink ribbon- satin
Style: Long, slim
Garment Top: Fitted at bustline, thin satin straps
Skirt: Long and slim
Waist: Side zipper
Closure: Metallic side zipper
Decorative Detail: None
Condition of Object: Good- wrinkled, straps need to be reattached- shortened with safety pins
5/17/1994- Straps reattached. Close examination of interior shows evidence of major alteration at side seams. Zipper probably inserted at that time. Different seam finishes, rather crude technique for zipper insertion. Original seams were probably overcast, altered all hand stitched.
Estimated Time Period
Gender costume is for
038, "Slip, Long, Peach Crepe, Side Zipper" (1931). All Historic Costumes Images. 491.