Dress, crocheted

Maker and role
Maker: Jeanette Murrah (b.1940)
Production date
Circa 1968

Production place
Nelson/Nelson Region/New Zealand
Description
Blue sparkly lurex thread dress, hand-crocheted. worn by Meryl Brew in the 1968 Nelson section of the Plunket 'Mrs NZ' competition. Made by Mrs Jeanette Murrah from Nelson. Lined, Empire line style with underbust drawstring fastening. Long sleeves with deep band cuff and fastened with buttons and button loops. Bra attaches to inside of lining.
Object type
Media/materials description
Polyester, nylon, metal, foam latex rubber.
Media and materials
Measurements
Length (mm) = 1210mm
Width (mm) = 650mm
Subjects
Mrs New Zealand; Plunket
Subject category
Accession number
NPM2015.83.1
Credit line
Dress, Crocheted. Nelson Provincial Museum Collection: NPM2015.83.1

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