40s Gown in Mauve Pink Lace

SKU: 00613-001
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From the 1940s, a mauve pink lace evening gown.

  • Ruched elbow-length sleeves
  • Beaded and sequined V-neck bodice with tulle inset and vertical darts
  • Sweeping gored skirt with scalloped hip seaming
  • Matching belt
  • Original, coordinating slip dress with tulle straps beneath for modesty.
  • Both pieces close at the side with a metal zipper.
From the Helen S. estate.

Labels: Styled by Andora New York

Fiber/Care: no tags, lace feels like a cotton/nylon blend, under slip feels like acetate with nylon tulle straps, dry-clean

Condition: dress came to us previously dry-cleaned and is wearable as is. the only flaws are a few spots of lightened color, here and there. none is conspicuous. the worst are shown in the second-to-last photo (one spot at back upper left shoulder, the other, which is smaller and darker, is in the skirt folds)

Garment Measurements:
 bodice: 17"/43cm
 sleeves: 17"/43cm with 15"/38cm biceps circumference
 bust: 42"/106.5cm
 waist: 34"/86.25cm
 belt: currently snaps at 33.25", but is 35.5" long and snap could be easily removed
 bust: 42"/106.5cm
 waist: 35"/89cm
 hips (8" below waist): 52"/132cm
 length: 56.5"/143cm

Shown clipped to better fit Delphine in all but the back view, which shows the dress at its actual size.

Our items are not newly manufactured "vintage style" pieces. They are true vintage, at least 20 years old. Please read condition report provided above.

Note to International Customers: Significant overages in shipping fees (where applicable) will be refunded. You are responsible for any taxes or import fees.



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