1950s Christian Dior Black Silk Ensemble

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Black Christian Dior London raw silk jacket and dress ensemble pre 1957. The jacket has a wide shawl collar, bracelet length sleeves, straight front pockets and three silk covered front buttons. An adjustable front bow finishes off the jacket's polished look. The dress has a boat neckline, cap sleeves and a front belt detail at the waist, with two silk covered buttons. Items can be worn together or separately. Timeless elegance, excellent condition. Belonged to a Canadian women who modeled for the House of Dior from the mid 1950's until the mid 1960's. The ensemble, as the tag says, was a sample piece.

Jacket:
Sleeve 13" | Shoulder 20" | Bust 40" | Waist 38" | Length 21"

Dress:
Shoulder 16" | Bust 34" | Waist 31" | Hips 34" | Length 42"

Details

  • Material Notes
    Silk
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Seller Location
    Toronto, Canada
  • Reference Number
    LU2282727242
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