- Item 105732 - Rayon taffeta dress, ca. 1960
- Contributed by Maine Historical Society
- Item 105732
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A bright, raspberry pink or magenta rayon taffeta dress with ¾ length sleeves and a scooped neckline includes details of box pleats, a large bow at the center back, and two small bows at the waistline.Show Details
The interior is lined with cream non-woven, iron on, polyester fabric (pellon). The dress gets its shape from a built-in nylon net crinoline. Dating from the 1955 to 1965 period, the dress may have served as a bridesmaid dress and/ or cocktail attire.