Amazing sultry smokey coffee colored finest silk chiffon and ruffled lacey gown dating to the 1940s. Beautifully made with some hand stitching, possibly couture and likely French, no labels. Front button closure with hand stitched set in button holes, long elegant torso that drapes slightly at the hips, layered lace trimmed ruffles at the low neckline. Small shoulder pads, slim sleeves with lace trimmed bells, loop and button closure at cuffs. Full full full! skirting with many yards of bias cut chiffon. In excellent uncleaned vintage straight out of estate trunk, not dry still lovely and light, the buttons could stand to be re-secured
Chest measures 38', waist 28″ length 59″, sleeves 26″.