Brocade halterneck dancing dress with bolero 1940-50s 6

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Dancing or evening dress with fitted bodice, sweetheart neckline, wide halterneck strap and very full gathered skirt that is at least a full circle, maybe a double full circle.

Matching short sleeved bolero jacket.

Both items are unlined, nylon zipper to the left side of the dress (we replaced as the original metal was ineffective).


Date - Late 1940s to early 1950s

Fabric -   soft silk brocade in a burgundy and soft dusty pink swirl.

Label - Maxine

Best fit – size 6


Bust:   32 inches -  81   cm

Waist:  25 inches -  63 cm

Hips:  free 

Total length:  53 inches -   134 cm


 Origin: Australia

Condition: Excellent

Recommended Care: Dry clean

SKU: DR1402-11