1970's Chanel Numbered Haute Couture Dress, Jacket & Slip

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This is a beautiful example of the classic Chanel look. Chiffon lined creamy beige silk crepe is used for all three pieces in this ensemble. The jacket is embellished with café au lait silk embroidery accented with two bands of gold thread. It has three hooks and eye closures. The dress has the same embroidery at the neckline, shoulders and on the wide cummerbund style waistband. It has buttons and hand bound buttonholes from the neck to the waist, and the waist has a series of snaps and hook eye closures. The skirt is gathered at the waistline. It is open from the waist to the hem over a matching slip or underdress. Both the jacket and the dress have sequentially numbered haute couture labels. All three pieces are hand finished in the couture fashion and they are in excellent condition with very, very faint darkening under the arms of the dress only.
Measurements;
Jacket
Shoulders 14"
Bust 36"
Sleeve 23.5"
Length 18.5"
Dress
Bust 36"
Waist 24"
Hips Full
Length shoulder to hem 43.5"
Slip
Bust 32"
Waist 26"
Hips 37"
Length shoulder to hem 43"
Details
Designer
Chanel
Brand
Chanel Haute Couture
Place of Origin
France
Period
1970-1979
Condition
Excellent
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Bust
36 in. (91 cm)
Waist
24 in. (61 cm)
Hip
37 in. (94 cm)
Shoulder to Hem
43.5 in. (110 cm)
Dealer Location
New Hope, PA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU47861712
Contact The Seller
1stdibs seller since 2009
Located in New Hope, PA

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