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Oscar de la Renta Navy Silk Lacing-Bodice Elizabethan Revival Gown - Small, 1971

About the Item

Navy blue Elizabethan style gown with long sleeves, close-fitting bodice and full skirt. Bodice features low scooping neckline with 3” antique white scalloped organza eyelet ruffle and corset-laced front threaded with black satin ribbon; matching organza eyelet lining peeks beneath corset lacing. Full, rustling skirt features matching organza eyelet petticoat beneath; skirt is just short enough to reveal bottom petticoat ruffle. Rear zipper closure with top hook and eye, plus single hidden snap that joins edges of collar ruffle together. Bodice fully lined in black silk; skirt lined with free-flowing petticoat. fabric: silk taffeta, cotton organza noteworthy: dry clean only alterations: re-stitched hemline where necessary condition: excellent measurements: neckline: 11 ½” across; 6 ½” drop shoulders: 16” sleeve: 23 ½” from shoulder, 18” from underarm sleeve circumference: 12” at upper arm, 9” at wrist bust: to 36” waist: 28” bodice length: 13 ½” from shoulder hips: free skirt length: 41” total length: 54” from shoulder (dress), 57” (petticoat) sweep: 165” (dress), 146” (petticoat) label: Oscar de la Renta / 28 Shop (Marshall Field & Company) size: no size tag present; comparable to modern size small *please note that the ruffle collar and petticoat hem appear lighter in photos; they are antique white and not true white.
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  • Dimensions:
    Marked Size: none; comparable to size S (US)Bust: 36 in (91.44 cm)Waist: 28 in (71.12 cm)Shoulder to Hem: 57 in (144.78 cm)
  • Style:
    Elizabethan Revival (In the Style Of)
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  • Condition:
    Wear consistent with age and use. Altered (not by designer). *please note that the ruffle collar and petticoat hem appear lighter in photos; they are antique white and not true white.
  • Seller Location:
    Tucson, AZ
  • Reference Number:
    Seller: 1025.09.0231stDibs: LU86434879171
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