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Vintage James Purcell Houndstooth Dress Avant Garde Space Age

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Beautiful silk vintage James Purcell dress! Features black & white houndstooth, with a plunging back. The perfect cocktail dress! In great condition. Marked Size US 4 Measurements: 36 inch bust 24 inch waist 36 inch hips 36 inches from top shoulder to hem

Details

  • Material notes

    Dart

    Hook and eye

    Zip

    Silk

    Allover

    Plaid

    Thread

    Button

    Buttonhole

    Peplum

    Cut work

    Topstitching

    Stitch

    Finish

  • Condition
    Excellent.
  • Marked size
    2-4 (US)
  • Bust
    36 in. (91.44 cm)
  • Waist
    24 in. (60.96 cm)
  • Hip
    36 in. (91.44 cm)
  • Shoulder to Hem
    36 in. (91.44 cm)
  • Seller location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Reference number
    LU662253104

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