Vintage 1920s Black Velvet Flapper Dress with Slip
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The dress is in excellent condition and shows minor wear, no open seams and no tears. The slip is in excellent condition.
Please refer to the measurements listed below, taken while laying flat and doubled where appropriate.
>>> DRESS <<<
Bust - 43 inches (109.22 cm)
Hip at the drop seam - 44 inches (111.76 cm)
Length from shoulder to drop seam - 23 inches (58.42 cm)
Length from shoulder to hem - 43 inches (109.22cm)
Sleeve length - 23 inches (58.42 cm)
Shoulders across back, seam to seam - 19 inches (48.26 cm)
>>> SLIP <<<
Bust across top edge - 38 inches (96.52 cm)
Hip - 48 inches (121.92 cm)
Length from top of strap to hem - 35 inches (88.9 cm)