1940's Ethnic Print Dress
40s -Home Sewn- Womens gold and brown, blended silky rayon, short sleeve dress, having a zipper closing the center front, below the V shaped front neckline. An ethnic island print features banana clusters, pears, and each of those arranged in a wicker basket, along with seated and standing male figures, dressed in serapes. Shoulders have dropped front seaming, with gathering. Vertical darts extend from the lowered waist seam. This full skirted garment measures 55in from shoulder to hem.