suit

Christian Dior, London



suit

Christian Dior, London

Summary

2-piece suit in grey blue silk twill with a slight sheen; fitted jacket with wide turn-back collar and revers; long darts either side from bust; SB with 2 large plastic buttons; fully lined with attached designer importation/customs tag; woven label cb neck 'Christian Dior London 23563' matching skirt, fully lined Worn around 1960 by Agnes Miles 1911-1989 Mrs Miles was a senior sales assistant at Kendal Milne & Co from 1951-8 and then at Samuels, King St, Manchester from 1958 until the closure of the shop in 1968.


Object Name

suit

Creators Name

Christian Dior, London

Date Created

1960-1962

Dimensions

length (jacket): 58cm
size 14:

accession number

2002.34

Place of creation

London

Medium

Legal

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