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BELUM.T1008
colour : black and pink. design : evening dress of black ribbed silk full skirt and bodice of lilac satin with batwing sleeves, three quater length.
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BELUM.T1392
design :open robe of blue brocaded silk.
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BELUM.T1401
design :black and brown striped wool jersey trouser suit.
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BELUM.T1473
design : dress and short cape of cotton/wool mixture, printed with garlands, lace etc. condition : good. treatment : some tearing at waist after "Shifting Fashions" lecture, repaired by hand sewing, then let down to original length.
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BELUM.T1484
colour : blue. design : hobble skirted dress of blue silk crepe, cuffs trimmed with chine silk. condition : fair. Red stain across back of bodice has weakened fabric considerably, some actual tearing has occurred. Fabric along this line was backed with nylon net treated with monolith and ironed on at a temperature of 60'F.
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BELUM.T1618
colour : blue. design : heavy pale blue satin panelled bias-cut evening dress, sleeveless, low neck, self belt.
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BELUM.T1638
colour : orange and gold. design : evening outfit of pale orange-gold slipper satin comprising :- a) low backed sleeveless bias cut full length dress, front neckline slightly swathed, trimmed with a large turquoise and pink flower spray, contemporary. Topstitched self belt fastens with poppers b) jacket, fitted to waist with peplum. Puffed and ruched short sleeves. Rounded low lapel. Jacket fastens by hook at waist. Neck, lapel and lower edge of jacket trimmed with four rows of topstitching. condition : good, skirt plucked in one place, some stitching undone around armhole.
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BELUM.T1669
colour : grey and pink. design : evening dress of crepe backed satin based wool/silk mixture. Elaborate cut with one cap sleeve cut in one with bodice which is swathed diagonally at front. Front of skirt bias cut with train falling from one point at back. Ruched pink satin breast covering emerges on left side. Pink satin shoulder strap extends from this to nearly waist level at back. Except for the strap and a narrow panel of grey at right back the dress is backless top of skirt is lined with cream silk satin woven with "E.S." monogram. Bodice lined with cream satin except on pink section. The dress is well cut but poorly sewn, possibly due to difficulties in immediate post war years. condition : good, grey fabric faded to a pinkish tone in places.
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BELUM.T1817
design : evening dress of grey silk with overlay of black net trimmed with black and silver sequins.
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BELUM.T1829
design :sack backed open robe and petticoat of ivory raised and figured silk brocaded with purple carnations and jonquils with blue centres and with ribbons and leaves of gold thread.The cuffs are trimmed with gold lace and bows, and the petticoat with waving pinked ruched bands of self fabric.
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BELUM.T1930
colour : purple & pink & black. design : evening dress of purple, pink and black artificial silk brocade with strapless bodice and full length straight cut skirt. Bodice is boned and dress lined with black artificial silk and fastens at centre back with metal zip. From waist seam there is a diamond shaped overskirt which is also lined and padded at hips with frills of black net and stiffened black cotton. condition : good, zip is broken.
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BELUM.T1955
colour : purple, blue and brown. design : purple, blue and brown cotton print. Hot pants, high waisted top and open fronted midi overskirt. condition : good.
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BELUM.T2026
colour : cream. design : mini dress of cream acrylic the fabric being made up of 2 knitted surfaces worked together giving a dense, solid texture, the dress has a high neckline long sleeves and 2 pockets on skirt front, there is a centre back zip fastenings of cream nylon, there is decorated on neckline waistband centre front cuffs and pockets by bands of colour, vermilion and navy stripes. size : 14. condition : good, unworn.
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BELUM.T2092
Mini dress of 'psychedelic' rpinted silk predominantly pink with green, orange and violet. C/B opening with zip from hip level to mid back and hook at neck. Plain boat neckline, empire line waist seam, flared skirt, long set-in flared sleeves unlined. Bodice and skirt lined with pink tricel taffeta - two shades used. Size 10. Label - ''Hips 35 - 36'' ''Bust 33 - 34''
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BELUM.T2136
design : silk day dress printed with multicoloured flowers on black background, centre back opening which fastens with 8 self covered buttons, the front of the bodice is elaborately decorated with finely pleated frills of the same material forming distinctive shapes. There are two darts above waitband on either side of central frill. The waistband consists of a length of fabric horizontally tucked at the centre, edged with the pleated frill ending in an untrimmed sash which ties at centre back. The skirt is gored and slightly flared with a full-trimmed hem. The short sleeves are gathered at the shoulder to form a puff which is accentuated by a black horsehair frill sewn to inside shoulder seam as padding. The sleeves are also trimmed at edges by self-frills. condition : good, but one underarm some what torn and fragile.
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BELUM.T2137
design : day dress of salmon pink crepe with c/f opening at neck, this fastens with one hook and two press studs at neckedge and is decorated with a self bow which draws together collar at front, the shoulders are decorated by self covered piping worked in scroll pattern onto which the sleeves are finely gathered forming slight puffs. The sleeves end above elbow length, have one tuck at hem and fasten by two hooks under arm The bodice has two sets of three darts at front above waistline and fastens at left hand side with six hooks. The skirt is slightly flared and has a narrow gore insert at centre back. There is a slef overstitched belt at waistline. Hemline, back gore and waistline are finely coverstitched and self coloured cotton. condition : good.
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BELUM.T2143
colour : white. design : c/b opening hook fastening plain stand up collar comprising machine embroidered inset, trefoil motifs between bands of white muslin each with one fine machine tuck. The bodice front has a rectangular neck inset with fine close parallel tucks bounded by embroiderd band as on collar. On either side of this inset an embroidered band runs from chest to waistband at a slight angle. Between these the front bodice is gathered to waistband. There are vertical tucks from shoulder to top of angled bands and from bottom of neck inset. Waistband comprises two embroidered bands. The long narrow set in sleeves are tucked horizontally in groups of three and five tucks and have embroidered band at cuff with hooked opening. Back bodice is worked as the front except that shoulder below inset tucks extendto waistband with no angled bands. The fullness of the flared skirt is attached to waistband by vertical tucks at sides and back, deep machine embroidered scalloped edge muslin flounce is attached to an embroidered band at the bottom of skirt. This flounce has floral padded and geometric motifs with cut-work. condition : good.
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BELUM.T2157
colour : yellow. design : dress comprises bodice and skirt of yellow silk velvet, bodice c/f opening hidden by gathered overlap with rosette, hook fastenings low neck held in place by drawstring at c/f.fold over collar of heavily beaded lace which is further trimmrd with silver sequins and imitation moonstones, very full leg of mutton 3/4 length sleeves with turn back cuffs trimmed with lace as on collar, trained skirt is plain except for a stiff, very thick piped cord at hem, the fullness of the train is guaged at waist. condition : good, except cord at hem is grubby.
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BELUM.T2163
design : mini dress of brick red crepe with low scooped neckline, dropped waistline and pleated skirt, centre back fastens with a metal zip, there is a deep band of sharp yellow crepe at hemline, the neckline and sleeveless armholes are also trimmed with yellow crepe overstitched with red cotton. condition : good.
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BELUM.T2255
Bottle green watered silk dress with black velvet trim A dress cut 'en princesse' of bottle green watered silk trimmed with balck velvet.
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BELUM.T2255
Bottle green watered silk dress with black velvet trim A dress cut 'en princesse' of bottle green watered silk trimmed with balck velvet.
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BELUM.T2370
design : Embroidered black crepe over mide blue satin. condition : good.
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BELUM.T2401
colour : black. design : dress of black velvet, with diamonte collar, skirt with assymetrical flounce lined with cloth of silver. condition : good.
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BELUM.T2410
design : peach silk open robe, petticoat and buttoning compere trimmed with self frills and furbelows. condition : good.
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BELUM.T2411
colour : stone / pink. design : striped silk satin stone pink openrobe, lined with silk gauze. condition : good.
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