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1960s Dior Brown Wool Suit

Description

Brown wool boucle suit; belted short jacket with rolled collar, pleated skirt.
Skirt has five 1 5/8 box pleats on front and back opening at hip level.
Jacket long sleeves slightly gathered into buttoned cuff, assymetrical front closure that is angled and three 1 buttons and covered snaps at top and waist. Self fabric covered belt is held in position with thread loops at each side seam *and a thread loop at center front to hold stem of buckle in place.

Source

HCT.2004.20.1a-c

Date

1960-1965

Provenance

Gift of Roberta Utterback.

Designer

Marc Bohan for Christian Dior

Fiber/Fabric Information

Wool

Decade

1960-1969

Color

Brown

Files

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Collection

Citation

“1960s Dior Brown Wool Suit,” Fashion2Fiber, accessed December 7, 2019, https://fashion2fiber.osu.edu/items/show/5069.

Item Relations

Item: Dior in Ohio: 1947-1997 depicts This Item