- Circa 1940s / 1950s
- Cream color
- Shimmering satin fabric
- Quality made for high end mid century department store B Altman & Co.
- Textured leaf print with padding underneath the design for a three dimensional effect
- Empire waistline
- Long sleeves
- Long row of buttons down the back
- Floor length skirt
- Lined interior
*Note on fit: our model is 5’6 31-25-34 and wears a modern dress size 2. This dress was just a tad big on her.
Extremely wearable as-is vintage condition: overall construction and integrity of the exterior fabric is great; several areas of very light grey scuff-like lines throughout the dress (on the bodice, sleeves, skirt & back of dress); pinhead mark just below the waistline; some yellow-ish marks on the bottom of the skirt by the bottom hem; inside lining is torn but is not visible during wear.
suggested letter size: XS
shoulder to shoulder: 15.5“
bust: 31”-33“ max
shoulder to waist: 11”-13.5“ from top and bottom waist seam accent
material: satin acetate / paper-y cotton lining / buttons
label: B. Altman & Co.
pinned on model? no
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