1940s Metallic Gold Embroidered Beaded Black Crepe Tiered Hourglass Gown
An absolutely stunning and highly coveted metallic gold embroidered and beaded black rayon crepe hourglass gown dating back to the 1940's Old Hollywood era of glamour. The bodice has a seductive asymmetric one-shoulder fitted design. The adornment is breathtaking; metallic gold corded embroidery with dramatic three-dimensional floral motifs created with beadwork and large sparkling rhinestone centers. So Elsa Schiaparelli! This figure flattering gown accentuates the bust and skims the hip with it's unique tiered hourglass construction. This is the gown you will reach for anytime you want to look and feel like a true silver screen starlet. The pictures say it all.
Measurements Bust: 37-38 inches Waist: 30 inches Hips: up to 40 inches Total Length: 60 inches
This ultra rare mid 1940's custom couture gown is in beautiful condition with no rips, holes or alternations. Perfectly working back metal-zipper. This rare garment is over 80 years old and is truly stunning.