Vintage 1940s Dress / Sequined Flowers

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Gorgeous 1940s vintage dress in black rayon crepe with wide sequined floral trim around the neckline. Full bodice with gathered waistline, bias cut skirt, back waist tie and side metal zipper. It is in very good condition. There have been a few seam mends under the arms and at the waist and there is very light snagging in one area on the back side. See last photo.

No size tag. The measurements listed below were taken while dress was laying flat and doubled where appropriate.

Bust - 40 inches (101.6 cm)
Waist - 36 inches (91.5 cm)
Hips - 42 inches (107 cm)
Length from shoulder to hem - 48 inches (123 cm)
Sleeve length - 9.5 inches (24.13 cm)
Shoulders across back seam to seam - 16 inches (40.1 cm)



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