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Dior haute couture black coat, Autumn/Winter 1959

About

An incredible piece of Dior haute couture, this coat was designed while Yves Saint Laurent was head designer at the fashion house. Constructed in sumptuous black velvet and lined in contrasting ivory silk, the coat has a swing shape, making it perfect for wearing over a cocktail dress for evenings. With three-quarter length sleeves and hidden pockets on the hip, this coat is truly timeless piece that will be treasured forever. Constructed in black velvet Featuring three-quarter length sleeves and inside pockets Buttons fastening to the front Excellent condition with the original label and fastenings and a new lining Professionally dry cleaned and ozone-treated Inspected by a couture-trained seamstress All vintage items have been previously worn, gentle signs of wear are an inherent part of the piece Shoulder:46cm Bust:114cm Waist:118cm Hip:124cm Length: 99cm Sleeve: 44cm We estimate this piece to be a UK size L/XL

Details

  • Material notes

    Velvet

    Button

    Pocket

  • Condition
    Excellent.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller location
    London, GB
  • Seller reference number
    100735
  • Reference number
    LU7241582623

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