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Vintage Gene Shelly Gold Sequined Cocktail Dress


Vintage bombshell cocktail dress from Gene Shelly dates to the 1950's through 1960's. It is made of ivory wool knit that is densely covered with gold sequins that are hand-sewn onto the knit. Scoop front and back neck. Sleeveless. Completely fitted throughout due to the nature of the knit. Unlined. Center back metal zipper. No size label. Measurements- Bust: 32-38" Waist: 26-32" Hip: 34-40" Length from Shoulder Seam to Hem: 43"


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  • Dimensions

    D 43 in.

    D 109.22 cm

  • Length
    43 in. (109.22 cm)
  • Seller location
    Los Angeles, CA
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