Valentino Haute Couture Embellished Cocktail Dress, Circa 1960

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This 60s “attributed to” Valentino haute couture dress is crafted from black and cream soft wool and silk. Having the flattering 60s A-line silhouette with a charming boat neck, the skirt has been delicately hand-embroidered with black sequins and beads featuring circular and geometric patterns. The waist is underlined with a belt closing with a metal buckle. This piece is fully lined for a smooth fit and is an incredibly chic option for cocktails, parties and special events !

Fits approx. : US 4-8 / FR 38-40

Measurements (taken flat) :
Width (armpit to armpit) approx. 44 cm (17.3 inches)
Waist approx. 41.4 cm (16.3 inches)
Length (shoulder to waist) approx. 40.5 cm (15.9 inches)
Length (waist to hem) approx. 60.8 cm (23.9 inches)
Length (shoulder to hem) approx. 102 cm (40.2 inches)
Total length approx. 106.5 cm (41.9 inches)

This item has been professionally cleaned, pressed & carefully inspected by a couture-trained seamstress before being sold.

Details

  • Designer
    Valentino
  • Brand
    Valentino
  • Place of Origin
    Italy
  • Period
    1960-1969
  • Material Notes
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  • Condition
    Excellent. Three little wear spots at the rear hem (not really visible)..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    41.9 in. L
    106 cm L
  • Length
    41.9 in. (106 cm)
  • Shoulder to Hem
    40.2 in. (102 cm)
  • Dealer Location
    Geneva, Switzerland
  • Reference Number
    LU5601195472
About the Seller

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Located in Geneva, CH

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