Object StatementOutfit, womens, comprising jacket, skirt, trousers, belt, scarf and earrings (pair), cotton / metal / nylon / plastic / glass, by Linda Jackson, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1975
Physical DescriptionOutfit, womens, jacket/skirt/pants/belt/scarf/earrings, cotton/metal/plastic, Linda Jackson, Australia, 1975.
Outfit comprising loose-fitted Chinese-style jacket, full skirt, slim-fitting pants, belt and square head scarf in glazed cotton chintz featuring aqua lattice on a black ground and a pair of drop earrings.
Jacket: loose fitting, mid-thigh length, A-line jacket with high stand collar and short slightly puff sleeves that have wide turned up cuffs. There are two large patch pockets at left and right front at hip level and two holes at waist level for the belt to thread through. The centre front opening fastens with three sets of ties. The jacket is machine sewn and unlined.
Belt: wide belt backed with grey stiffening facing and large circular, fabric covered buckle.
Skirt: full four gored skirt that falls to just above the ankle. Proper left side seam opening fastens with a black nylon zipper and a metal hook and eye. The skirt is machine sewn and unlined.
Trousers: a pair of tight fitting capri pants with a wide waistband and slim legs that shape in at the hem. Proper left side seam opening fastens with a black nylon zipper and a dark green plastic button. The trousers are machine sewn and unlined.
Scarf: rectangular scarf with edges hemmed, it is machine sewn and unlined.
Earrings: a pair of drop earrings made up of a black glass bead and a drop to a black plastic ball covered with white plastic mesh. A metal clasp is attached to the back of each glass bead.
MarksJacket, skirt and trousers: black fabric label 'CREATED BY/Linda Jackson', white fabric label 'HAND WASH', navy blue fabric label 'Flamingo Park/SYDNEY'. The belt, scarf and earrings have no marks.