VINTAGE 1940s SILK BROCADE DRESS 12 14

£795.00

  • Exquisite original 40s evening cocktail dress
  • Constructed in a luxury, high quality handle Chioese silk brocade fabric - Gold lustrous satin woven background with beautiful machine embroidered rural scene overlay in contrasting pastel hues
  • Elegant Art Deco styling with fitted bodice and full length A line skirt section
  • Dramatic puff sleeves with fabric covered internal shoulder pads
  • Fastens along the left side seam with a plastic "Lightening" branded zipper (Please see advert above - Plastic zippers were except from rationing!)
  • Beautifully constructed, fabulously rare piece
  • Very Hollywood starlet, Cocktail Soiree, Oriental elegance, opulent 40s glamour!

  • Size: UK 12 - 14 - Bespoke made
    Garment measured flat:

    Shoulder to Shoulder - 16" Hips - 22"
    Bust - 19.5"Back Neck to Hem - 56"
    Waist - 16" 


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    Condition
    Excellent vintage condition with minimal wear... Remarkable for age and beautifully preserved.. A couple of very minor small marks under very close inspection - No other issues to note

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