Northern Dairies Milk Bottle
Ordinary glass milk bottle with the dairy's name and other information in moulded lettering and advertising 'Nescafe' printed in red, yellow and dark brown. Date: 1980 - 1989 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Hunting Jacket (Dress)
Dark green woollen cloth with bright green silk and red felt to the revers and collar. Matching green ribbed silk lining to fronts and tails; the biody is lined with white silk and quilting. Brass buttons decorated with a fox and the initials hph in Gothic script. - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Two-Tone Brown and Bronze Court Shoes
Two-tone brown and bronze patent shoes. Bronze front and heel with the back of the shoe in dark brown and edged in the darker tone down to the front and chevron patch across the toe. Shoe is cut away at the outer edge.. Maker: Marquise. Date: 1970 - 1979 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Brown Welsh Wool Waistcoat
Brown Welsh wool waistcoat, diamond pattered in shades of cream, beige and brown. Edge-to-edge finish with gilt clasp to secure. Edged throughout in dark brown and lined in brown man-made fabric. Patch pockets (lined) to both lower fronts. No size.. Maker: Coracle Clothes. Date: 1980 - 1989 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Black Beaded Bag
Black beaded bag with metal top and chain carrying handle. Beads have been applied with heat and form small floral patterns above a stylised peacock. Lined in black fabric. No labels. - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Green Frilled Dress Edged with Green Velvet Ribbon
Green dress in synthetic chiffon with frilled neck-line and raised waist trimmed with green velvet ribbon. Scoop neck (elasticated) and full sleeves (elasticated at wrists). Long zip centre back. Fully lined. Hem edged with dark green overlocking. Label 'Louis Made in England 100% Polyester, Lining Acetate'. Maker: Louis - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Black Dress with Zig-Zag Feature to Front
Black dress with long sleeves and small collar. Zig-zag feature to front. Fourteen covered buttons, gathered on shoulders. No label. Date: 1940 - 1949 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Short evening dress of black cotton
Short evening dress of black cotton with a stiffened full skirt, boned bodice and shoulder straps. Label 'Horrockses Fashions'. Maker: Horrockes. Date: 1950 - 1959 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Cream Straw Hat Trimmed with Black Plastic Loops
Cream straw hat trimmed with black plastic loops around brim. Band of tape to inside. Label 'Ransom London'. No size. Maker: Ransom - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Black Cap Sleeved Linzi Line Dress
Black taffeta ballerina length dress with shaped bodice and cap sleeves. Full skirt, gathered at waist. plastic zip to centre back. Label: The Linzi Line Made in England. Maker: Linzi, Line. Date: 1950 - 1959 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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One-piece dress of black silk
One-piece dress of black silk with insertion of black and white machine lace at front and braid trimming on bodice, stand collar, long sleeves front fastening, ruched cummerbund, plain skirt. Date: 1900 (circa) - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Jacket of Thornproof Twist Tweed
Tweed jacket with narrow collar and lapels. Three buttons, single breasted, stitched down belt to back. Label: Thornproof Twist Tweed. Maker: Mackintoshes. Date: 1970 - 1975 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Cream Drawstring Midi Dress
Cream drawstring maxi dress with translucent crepe draped bodice with ties to sleeves, printed with small floral motifs. Peplum effect bodice over plain crepe skirt. Slashed back opening with tie fastening to round neck with plain cream yoke; bodice is gathered to yoke at top.. Date: 1970 - 1975 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Dress of cream silk shantung
Dress of silk shantung, short sleeves, 'V' neck with big collar and floppy bow, small breast pocket, shaped cummerbund section and inset front panel, press-stud fastening at front neck, belt carriers (belt missing). Date: 1930 - 1932 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Photographic Equipment
Box containing equipment for developing photographic prints. Comprising 6 plastic developing trays (assorted colours), 1 white ceramic tray, 1 red light filter, 1 thermometer and 1 test tube. - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Akhter External Floppy Disk Drive
External floppy disk drive in cream plastic housing. Black plastic disk drawer to front; two speeds (40/80) Complete with manual and attachments to computer (static). Maker: Akhter. Date: 1985 (circa) - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Beaded and Sequinned Evening Bag
Small black beaded and sequinned evening bag, reverse side is plain black satin. Gilt clasp and gilt chain handle. Black lining with small pocket. - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Aqua Silk Julian Rose Dress
Aqua silk dress; round neck short sleeves, long zip to centre back, fully lined. Dress is constucted with over-bodice which drapes across right-hand back and finishes in a pleated belt crossing the front waist to secure. Hooks and eyes at side seam to fasten. Lined vent (12cm) at centre back of hem. Label: Julian Rose London. Maker: Julian, Rose - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Black Silk and Velvet Norman Hartnell Dress with Beaded Panels
Black velvet beaded dress; boat-shaped neck with roll collar, dropped waist, flared skirt with long metal zip to centre back. Black silk and beaded centre panel with velvet panels either side. Long velvet leg-of-mutton sleeves; the sleeve heads are padded and stiffened with netting. Deep hem is hand-stitched.. Maker: Norman, Hartnell - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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Pink and Maroon Caped Maxi Dress
Pink and maroon floral maxi dress; sleeveless maroon bodice, plain shaped empire line, plastic zip to centre back. Long underskirt of crimson; overskirt of nylon, flounced at hem. Cape of same material with back neck hook and eye to fasten. falls to waist.. Date: 1970 - 1979 - from the The Betty Smithers Design Collection at Staffordshire University.
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