A Great Unknown flapper dress, circa 1928

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Crafted in the finest silk chiffon and a classic example of a flapper dress with gossamer, this superb dress is set with gun metal sequins which not only catch the light and sparkle constantly but also weight the dress so that when walking or dancing it shimmers and swings…as every flapper should.

A ‘Great Unknown’ is just that; a wonderful piece of clothing that has either lost its original label over the years or that was never given one in the first place, but is something special that William feels still has a relevance in a contemporary wardrobe.

Details

  • Designer
    Unknown
  • Period
    20th Century
  • Condition
    Excellent. The dress has no marks, tears nor any alterations and no obvious loss of beading.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Bust
    43.7 in. (111 cm)
  • Shoulder to Hem
    46.06 in. (117 cm)
  • Dealer Location
    London, United Kingdom
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU724228106
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