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Exceptional 1940s British Couture Black Silk Cocktail Dress by Rahvis

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Rahvis, 19 Upper Grosvenor Street, London 1940s Black silk cocktail dress with cut out tasseled sleeves and matching tasseled waist belt. Approx. UK 10 - 12 / Fr 38 - 40 Pristine Condition

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    Rahvis
  • Brand
    Rahvis
  • Condition
    Excellent.
  • Seller location
    London, GB
  • Reference number
    LU1402981842

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