Taffeta, silk and lace
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National Trust Museum of Childhood (Accredited Museum)
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A sleeveless 1920's style doll's dress made from a light green taffeta and light green silk (from Aston Hall doll's house - inventory number 661761), It has a straight bodice made from plain, light green silk with a white lace panel on the top. The skirt is gathered on the hips and has a full length panel of white lace and light green silk below. Inserted at the front and back are two identical panels made from a light green taffeta fabric. The taffeta is pleated and has two rows of black embroidery across the middle on either side.