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Combinations

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1905 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk and machine-made lace, ribbon

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss P. W. Hyde

  • Museum number:

    T.12-1961

  • Gallery location:

    On display at Erarta Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art, St Petersburg, Russia

  • Physical description

    Pair of women's knee length combinations of black silk and machine-made lace. With a low round neck and with no sleeves. They fasten down the centre front. The black machine-made lace, which is threaded with a narrow pink ribbon, trims the neck and arm holes. At the knee is a wide shaped diagonal band of machine-made lace insertion and tucking trims the breast.

  • Dimensions

    Circumference: 34 in bust, Width: 32 in, Length: 45 in shoulder to leg

  • Descriptive line

    Pair of women's knee length combinations of silk and machine-made lace, England, ca. 1905

  • Collection code

    Textiles and Fashion Collection