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1960's PIERRE BALMAIN elaborately beaded silk and satin haute couture dress

$1,295
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Very rare jet black silk satin and velvet haute couture dress with unique spiral design and elaborate beading designed by Pierre Balmain dating to the 1960's. Dress has a red bow at neckline which indicates that it was made for a recipient of the Legion of Honor award by the French Government. Dress best fits a size 6 or small 8. Approximate measurements: bust 38", hips 38", arm length 24-25" and overall length 40". Back zip entry with hook/eye closure at neck. Fully lined. Made in France. Very good condition.

Details

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  • Brand
  • Dimensions
    Length: 40 in. (101.6 cm)Bust: 38 in. (96.52 cm)Hip: 38 in. (96.52 cm)
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Period
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Condition is very good. Small repair underarm. Possibly missing a few beads. Wear is consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    San Fransisco, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU813503363

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    $70 Express Parcel Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 4-6 days.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: San Fransisco, CA
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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