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Women's Clothing - Evening Dress : Green Satin, Glass Beads, 1954

From the Collection of Kew Historical Society Inc Level 1, Kew Court House 188 High Street Kew Victoria

Description
Emerald green, satin evening dress.
Object Registration
2000.0086
Keywords
royal visit (victoria) 1954,, gwen steele, women's clothing, australian fashion - 1950s, evening wear, cocktail dresses, fashion and textiles collection - kew historical society
Historical information
Emerald green, satin evening dress owned by the donor, Gwen Steele, and worn by her to a reception for Queen Elizabeth II in 1954 at Government House, Melbourne. [The personalised printed invitations are kept in the Gwen Steele archive files, catalogued under 'Gwen Steele'.]
When Made
1954
Inscriptions & Markings
Nil
Last updated
15 Jul 2019 at 10:59AM