Vintage 1940s Dress Tan Mocha Rayon Crepe Tons of Tiny Copper Glass Seed Beads Floral Designs Mid Century Rockabilly XL


Absolutely amazing 1940s beaded dress in a hard to find larger size. SIZE XL, chest to 44 inches. Made of drapey rayon crepe in a gorgeous light mocha color. Swirling abstract leaf designs of hundreds of tiny copper colored glass seed beads. Flattering semi draped bust, shoulder pads. Long wide sash drapes down on right side covered with bead designs. Metal zipper on side, matching fabric covered belt. Unlined. In good pre-owned vintage condition - a few small marks here and there and a bit of smudging / surface dirt on belt buckle (see last photo). ***Photos taken with and without flash***
Chest to 44 inches
Waist to 34 inches
Hips to 44 inches
Length from top of shoulder to end 47 inches
Width across back of shoulders 16 inches
Sleeve length from top of shoulder 7.5 inches, max arm opening circumference 19 inches

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