50s / 60s Black Sheath Dress
50s / 60s Black Sheath DressThis two piece dress consists of a sleeveless sheath and and an attached long sleeve bolero style topper.
*Side bust darts
*Back metal zipper
*Knee length or below on most
*Long sleeves with decorative button at cuff
*"V" back with decorative buttons down one side, last one is a working button
*Attached to dress at shoulder
Material: Unknown, looks like silk or satin, estimating it to be polyester
Maker: Appears to be handmade
Measurements: Taken with the garment lying flat, please double bust, waist and hips.
Bust: 18" (36")
Waist: 15.5" (31")
Hips: 18" (36")
Length (shoulder to hem): 40"
Back width: 17"
Sleeve length (taken under the arm): 16"
Bolero length: 13"
Bolero back width: 17.5"
Condition: Very good. I have not had this dress professionally dry cleaned.
Photographed on a size 2 dress form