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1930s Black Rayon Wide Sleeve Maxi Dress | medium

$224.00 USD

D E T A I L S
• 1930s/1940s dressing gown (presents rich + luxurious for evening wear)
• fit + flare shape
• black rayon velvet
• v-neckline
• incredible dramatic wide dolman sleeves with hidden metal snap closure to secure about the wrist
• smocking at front waist
• gorgeously gathered at back waist
• full/maxi length with a nice fullness to the skirt
• asymmetrical hem, longer in back than the front, giving it a nice sashay-away effect
• small slit at center front
• metal front zipper that goes all the way to top of slit (doesn't fully open at bottom), hook + eye closures
• unlined
• label: Maison Mendessolle | San Francisco | Paris

M E A S U R E M E N T S
fits like a: medium
shoulders: undefined
bust: about 38"
waist: 29/30"
hips: free
length: about 55" (in front), 67" (in back)
bodice length: about 17"
sleeve length: 17" (along inseam), 26" (from neckline)
sleeve width: 22" (at hem)
skirt sweep: 182"
front slit: 10"

C O N D I T I O N
Good vintage condition. Ready to wear! One 1" long horizontal tear coming from left underarm on front of bodice, and another nearby same underarm but on back of bodice; they have been mended and aren't seen when worn. One super small hole on front right side of skirt just about 3" below the waist, which has been mended. One super small hole on front of skirt about mid-way down right side, a tiny pinhole on back of skirt, and two super small ones along the hem.