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Sorelle Fontana Vintage Dress 1960s Red Lamè Iridescent Wool Floral



Sorelle Fontana vintage lamè dress 1960s. Composition wool, floral theme. Museale rare dress. Collar with buttons covered in lamè wool. Waist belt. Sleeveless party cocktail dress. Length at the knee. Excellent vintage condition. The term lamè indicates a fabric laminated in different fibers, which is characterized by the interposition of flat threads of shiny metal with weft and warp threads. It is a type of ancient fabric, created to embellish the woven velvets of the sacred vestments to give them sacredness and prestige and to make it golden sheets were used that were obtained from the application of the gold leaf, which was worked by the so-called "goldbeater". Size 42 IT 8 US 10 UK Shoulder: 42 cm Bust/Chest: 46 cm Sleeves: No Length: 108 cm


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  • Brand
  • Dimensions
    Length: 42.52 in. (108 cm)Marked Size: 8 (US)Bust: 18.12 in. (46 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-century modern (Of the Period)
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Material Notes
    Lamè, laminate Wool
  • Condition
    Excellent vintage condition like new.
  • Seller Location
    Brindisi, IT
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1354312866642

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Brindisi, Italy
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