1940s Orange Metallic Brocade Dress & Jacket, Size-6



Gorgeous late 1940s dinner dress and jacket ensemble in a gold and orange metallic floral brocade. The dress has a sweetheart neckline with pleats falling from the shoulder straps to the bust for fullness.  Dart fitted under the bust to the natural waistline seam.  Slender skirt falls with pleats on either side of the center front and dart fitted at the back. Center bak zipper closure and still has the matching belt! The jacket has a wide spread collar and double breasted button closures at the waistline. Long sleeves are cut in one with the jacket panels.  The jacket is lined in red silk taffeta.

Condition: Slight pulling of the brocade at the bodice darts.

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