1940s Vintage Blue Floral Print Silk Chiffon Tunic Blouse
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Lovely vintage 1940s silk chiffon blouse. Tunic length in sheer navy blue floral print. Buttons from the waist up. Delicate smocking on the inside of the collar. Side metal zipper and fitted waist. The hem appears to have been cut and served at some point. This may have been full length dress at some point. This blouse is in good condition, but does have a some small holes scattered about. Shown in last photo. It is wearable, but gently.
No tags. There is no stretch to this fabric. Note the sleeve opening at the cuff is very small. Best fit an XS to Small.
Please refer to the actual garment measurements listed below, taken while laying flat and doubled where appropriate.
Bust - 36 inches (91.44 cm)
Waist - 32 inches (81.28 cm)
Hips - 38 inches (96.52 cm)
Length - 31 inches (78.74 cm)
Shoulders across back, seam to seam - 15 inches (38.1 cm)
Sleeve length - 15 inches (38.1 cm)
Sleeve opening at the cuff - 6 inches (15.24 cm)
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