Costume - Ball Gown, Cerise Silk & Velvet, circa 1905
From the Collection of Kew Historical Society Inc 1 Civic Drive Kew Victoria
- Two-piece dress comprised of a bodice and floor length skirt made of a soft, lightweight cerise coloured silk fabric. The top features a v-shaped rear neck. A wide velvet cummerbund is part of the outfit. Dated to 1905-07.
- australian fashion - 1900s, ball gowns - 1900s, evening dresses, evening wear, women's clothing, fashion and textiles collection - kew historical society
- The gown is believed to have been donated by the Smart family of Turinville
- 29 Jan 2020 at 2:29PM