Numbered Couture Cocktail Dress
Bow-front halter cocktail dress by Chanel. Rare numbered haute couture LBD with boned corset bodice is a timeless investment piece we believe to be from the mid 1960s-70s. Sweetheart halter neck with a black ribbon bow features a structured, pieced bodice with 12 strips of boning that encircle the waist. Gathered skirt has a slight tulip shape. Fully lined in nude silk crepe with double back zipper and reinforced inner waistband. Covered shank button closure at back halter neck and detachable tulle camellia pin. We would wear anytime, anywhere- but know this would be perfect with a Chanel pump, quilted flap bag, hair in a messy twist, and bold red lip. Black, white, nude.
-Estimated Size: 4-6
-Material: Wool crepe, silk lining, tulle (No fabric contents)
-Made In France
-Length (Center Front to Waist): 10.5"
-Length (Waist to Hem): 19.5"
-Length (End-to-End at Leaves): 4"
-Width (Tulle): 3"
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Bent Knee Mannequin
-Inseam (to ankle): 32"
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-Inseam (to ankle): 33"
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