Skirt Suit

Description

Skirt suit ensemble. A) Jacket in dark gold wool crepe. Single breasted with two large, circular plastic buttons and bound buttonholes. Notched collar. Long, set in sleeves with single, smaller matching, functioning button with bound buttonhole. Lined in matching, dark gold silk satin. Weighted hem. Designer's label at center back neckline: "Norman Norell / New York" Retailer's label on left side seam: "Woolf Brothers" B) Skirt in dark gold wool crepe. A line with two large patch pockets at sides. Left side zipper closure with two large hook & eyes on waistband. Lined in dark gold silk. Handwritten style number ... continued below

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Norell, Norman Creation Date: Unknown.

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This physical object is part of the collection entitled: Texas Fashion Collection and was provided by UNT College of Visual Arts + Design to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 21 times . More information about this object can be viewed below.

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Designer

  • Norell, Norman Norell, Norman (b. Noblesville, Indiana, USA, 1900 - d. New York, New York, USA, 1972)

Retailer

  • Woolf Brothers Woolf Brothers (Kansas City, Missouri, USA) (founded 1865 in Leavenworth, Kansas by Alfred and Samuel Woolf; relocated Kansas City, Missouri, 1879 - closed 1992)

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Skirt suit ensemble.

A) Jacket in dark gold wool crepe. Single breasted with two large, circular plastic buttons and bound buttonholes. Notched collar. Long, set in sleeves with single, smaller matching, functioning button with bound buttonhole. Lined in matching, dark gold silk satin. Weighted hem.

Designer's label at center back neckline: "Norman Norell / New York"
Retailer's label on left side seam: "Woolf Brothers"

B) Skirt in dark gold wool crepe. A line with two large patch pockets at sides. Left side zipper closure with two large hook & eyes on waistband. Lined in dark gold silk.

Handwritten style number tag on inside right seam: "5486-607-12"
Union label on inside left seam

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Texas Fashion Collection

The UNT Texas Fashion Collection is dedicated to the preservation and documentation of historically significant fashion, and serves as an educational and inspirational resource for students, researchers, and the general public. This vital resource is part of the UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.

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  • This object's creation, acceptance, or submission date is unknown.

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  • Aug. 18, 2014, 8:52 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Sept. 2, 2014, 10:10 a.m.

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Norell, Norman. Skirt Suit, physical object, Date Unknown; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc330365/: accessed November 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.