Vintage 1940s Black Silk Jersey Dress Full Skirt Drape Bodice 40s Bombshell Unworn Pristine 12

$656.00

Shipping to United States: $34.60

Stunning 1940s Couture hand made Black Silk jersey Cocktail Dress with exquisite detailing to the bodice and sleeves.
The skirt of the dress has been designed to 'swing' when the wearer walks, and completely stuns the room when the lady dances, as the skirt is generously full, with delicate folds just below the hips.
The gown is lined in a black silk, an ultra long metal zip is to the back, which is hidden underneath the delicate folds of the bodice. The sleeves are also designed with folds and gather along the whole if their length.
This is an exceptionally beautiful dress, unworn since purchase, the gown was added to a fashion designers collection in 1951 where it has remained. The gown is in exceptional Pristine condition, without any damage, age marks or thinning.
Guide size 8/10
Measurements;
Length; 40"
Underarm to Underarm; 36"
Sleeve Length; 23"
Waist; 26"
Hips; 38" plus

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