1969 James Galanos Silk Metallic Gown

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Galanos created this gown for Amelia Gray of Beverly Hills - a fabulous boutique where some of his first customers was Nancy Davis - who became Nancy Davis Reagan. This metallic floral design fabric is the ultimate in chic. Six fabulous gold buttons adorn the front of the dress and five gold buttons adorn the sleeves. There are two inside pockets. The gown is lined in black silk organza. Galanos is known for perfection and this gown is a tribute to his flawless standards in creating a gown. The stitching on the neckline of the dress matches the colors of the dress.

Gown fits sizes 6, 8 or 10.
Sleeve length measures 22.5 inches.
Shoulder to shoulder measures 15 inches.
Details
Designer
James Galanos
Brand
James Galanos
Place of Origin
United States
Period
1960-1969
Condition
Excellent
Dimensions
58.5 in. L
149 cm L
Bust
40 in. (102 cm)
Waist
30 in. (76 cm)
Hip
45 in. (114 cm)
Length
58.5 in. (149 cm)
Dealer Location
San Francisco, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU348832652
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