Dress, womens, cotton, Lady Elizabeth, Australia, 1956-1962.
Semi-fitted bodice with a v-neck line and collar, three quarter length sleeves with buttoned cuffs, and a centre front fastening with eight white plastic buttons. The dress has a full skirt that falls just below the knee with flat pleats from the waist-line, and includes a self-fabric buckled belt connected by belt loops at the waist-line. The dress is printed with vertical floral bands of purple and blue flowers and green foliage on a mustard brush stroke motif printed on a white ground. Attached to the collar by way of white cord is a swing tag printed on white cardboard, on the front: 'by Caltona/"STAIN PRUFE"/A/Stain Repellent/Drip-Dry/MINIMUM-IRON/COTTON. On the reverse is product information and washing instructions. There are two fabric labels at centre back neckline: the first has 'Lady/Elizabeth', the other 'ALL COTTON/XW'.
Cardboard swing tag attached to belt loop: by Caltona/"STAIN-PRUFE"/A/Stain Repellant/Drip-Dry/MINIMUM-IRON/COTTON. White fabric label: Lady/Elizabeth. White fabric label: ALL COTTON/XW.