Nelson/Nelson Region/New Zealand
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.
Polyester, nylon, metal, foam latex rubber.
Length (mm) = 1210mm
Width (mm) = 650mm
Jeanette Murrah; 25 Sep 1940
Mrs New Zealand; Plunket
Plunket Society. Nelson Branch
Dress, Crocheted. Nelson Provincial Museum Collection: NPM2015.83.1