Vintage 1930s Black Burnout Velvet Dress

Raleigh Vintage

Lightweight, black silk velvet with a burnout floral pattern.  Ruffle collar with a faux-wrap v-neck.  Slightly blouson bodice.  The sleeves are semi-full with a curved elbow and then fitted toward the wrist.  Straight skirt.  Side snaps.   Original belt.  This lovely dress will require a slip.  

    Label:  none
    Fabric:  Silk velvet 
    Circa:  1930s

    BEST FITS:  M/L  (see measurements)

    CONDITION:  Overall excellent.  The dress shows light, normal wear.  There is a small hole repair in the back of the skirt, but it is on a seam, so is extremely difficult to notice.             
    Shoulders:  15"
    Bust:  up to 36"       
    Waist:  up to 32" (can be cinched with the belt)   
    Hips:  up to 42"   
    Bodice length:  17"
    Skirt length:  34" 
    Sleeve length:  24"
    Sleeve circumference:  14.5" at the bicep; just under 7" at the wrist (has snap closure)  

  • CARE:
    Dry clean only.  Contact us if you need more detailed care instructions.

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