50s Black Cocktail Dress - sm

SKU: 00403-004

Elegant, jet-black rayon cocktail dress is both figure-flattering and modest. Jewel neckline, over-elbow kimono-cut sleeves with underarm gussets. Acetate lining at bodice and skirt top. Waist-whittling bodice overlay has bust darts and passementerie trim. Thread belt loops. Straight skirt with back kick pleat. Metal CC back zip with top hook&eye. Very Joan Holloway. From the late 1950s or very early 60s.

Labels: Henry Lee, 1955-'63 Union label

Fiber/Care: unmarked, rayon with acetate lining, dry-clean

Condition: perfect. looks new and unworn, although the belt is missing. we used several different belts for the photos (some of which are lightened to show detail), but dress look just fine without a belt -- simply snip the thread loops

*This dress has been professionally dry-cleaned and is ready to wear.*

Garment Measurements:
    bust: 36" (91.5cm) plus darts
    bodice overlay: 14.5" (36.5cm) to tip of passementerie trim
    bodice: 16.75" (42.5cm)
    waist: 26" (66cm)
    hips: 36" (91.5cm)
    length: 40" (101.5cm) shoulder to hem

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(BDV SKU: 00403-004)

$65.00

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