1940's Crepe Gown with Beaded Bodice

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Vintage black crepe gown dates to the 1940's and has fabulous floral ornamentation on bust and sleeves. Ornamentation includes pastel seed beads, larger brass-colored spherical bead highlights, and raised gold outlines. Bodice features v-neck and lightly padded shoulders. Attached waist tie ties at center back. Side metal zipper. Unlined.

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Measurements-

Bust: 38"-40"
Waist: 28 1/2"- 30"
Hip: 40"-42"
Across Shoulders: 15 1/2"
Sleeve Length: 11 1/2"
Center Back Length: 62"
Skirt Length: 45 1/2"

Details

  • Designer
    Unknown
  • Place of Origin
    Unknown
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU1691273533
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Located in Los Angeles, CA

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