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Vintage 1940s Dress - Black Rayon w Peekaboo Caged Neck, Peplum, and Rings o' Rainbow Glitter Size XS to S

Regular price $128.00 USD
Regular price $168.00 USD Sale price $128.00 USD
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•Highlights: sculpted bodice w peekaboo; central shirring; fitted waist w self belt; sweeping skirt w peplum

•Colors: black with rainbow glitter arrayed in wee circles

•Fabric(s): rayon

•Lined: no

•Closures: rear metal zipper

•Designer/Labels: no, but appears commercially made

Any accessories or belts shown in photos are prop pieces and not included unless mentioned.


About a modern size XS to S; please allow room for movement and ease

Bust to about 33" slack, 37" pulled more taut

Waist about 25" slack, 27 1/2" pulled tight and has sash to tighten to fit you

Hips about 39"/40"

Length, shoulder to waist about 17" (top of sash edge sits slightly above this)

Shoulder to hem about 44 1/2" and has hem of about 1"

Shoulders about 14" through seams

Sleeves about 5 1/4"


Great vintage shape with light signs of wear. Cleaned and sturdy. 70+ years old.

To note: a tiny imperfection in fabric that I'm pointing to in a's not a hole, more like a scrape. A pinhole near neck seam found if held to light source. A small, subtle circular mark fade at rear skirt (photo).


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Vintage is sold as-is and all sales are final. All vintage garments will show signs of previous wear and use, including deadstock and unworn pieces. We take extra care to note and/or photograph any imperfections we find. You can read our thousands of happy reviews on Etsy and eBay for an idea of the quality and high standards we strive to keep.



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