Cocktail Dress; 1950s; 1961/30/3


Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato


Cocktail Dress

About this object

Black strapless cocktail dress. An elegant design from the late 1950's evening wear.

Date Made


Medium and Materials

Textile / Fabric

Subject and Association Description

An elegant full length cocktail evening dess from the late 1950's.
Made of fine tulle net.
Has a velvet band decorating the top of the bodice and elaborate gold embroidery stitching. Floral motif.

Credit Line

Waikato Museum Collection, Te Whare Taonga O Waikato

Object Type

Clothing Textile

Object number


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Womens clothing

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