An apricot coloured, nylon evening dress with a full length skirt and long sleeves. There is an accompanying Capelet which is made up of a solid apricot coloured fabric and a sheer patterned fabric. The Capelet fastens at the neck with a tie. There is also a stole made from sheer apricot coloured fabric. The bodice of the dress is Empire style. At the cuffs is a wide band of the sheer patterned fabric with black, gold and silver detailing. The fabric is patterned with a repeated floral design.
Circa 1950. Evening Dress, 2011.614. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).