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Chanel haute couture black gown, circa 1974

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This dramatic Chanel haute couture dress is constructed in beautiful black silk georgette broderie anglaise, with a lining in the skirt and bust for opacity. The wrap front creates a flattering low-cut neckline, while a black organza belt with a bow can be worn on the waist. Trimmed to the neckline and hem in cascading layers of black silk organza, this dress is a superb example of Chanel's elegant, thirties inspired glamour in the 1970s and will make a stunning choice for a red carpet event. Constructed in black broderie anglaise georgette Featuring black silk organza ruffles and belt Concealed zip fastening to the front and hook and eyes on the waistline Excellent condition with the original label, lining and fastenings Professionally dry cleaned and ozone-treated Inspected by a couture-trained seamstress All vintage items have been previously worn, gentle signs of wear are an inherent part of the piece Bust: 98cm Waist: 67cm Hip: 98cm Length: 154cm We estimate this piece to be a UK size S

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  • Place of origin
    France
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller location
    London, GB
  • Seller reference number
    101540
  • Reference number
    LU7241580483

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