Vintage 1940s 50s Dress Black Rayon Crepe Dress Black Jet Bead Bodice Film Noir Rockabilly L chest 40 in.


Beautiful late 1940s / early 50s evening dress. SIZE L, chest to 40 inches. Made of drapey black rayon crepe fabric. Squiggly design in tiny black glass bugle beads on front bodice. Relatively straight skirt. Metal zipper on side. Lined with black acetate fabric. Fabric tag inside reads 'Pavelle.' In good pre-owned vintage condition - bit of surface dirt at front waist, possibly missing a bead or two but not noticeable with the busy pattern. ***Photos taken with and without flash***
Chest to 40 inches
Waist to 31 inches
Hips to 41 inches
Length from top of shoulder to end 40 inches
Width across back of shoulders 16 inches

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