1950s Vintage Elinor Gay Originals Black Silk Chiffon Dress
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Made in the USA, union label. Tag size vintage 18. The measurements listed below were taken while dress was laying flat and doubled where appropriate.
Bust - 40 inches
Waist - 30 inches
Hips of the lining fabric - 42 inches
Length - 43 inches
Belt length adjustable from 30 to 33 inches