As Is Size 12 Green Asian Dress - Large 1960s Emerald Sheath with Border Chinese Characters Embroidery - Far East 60s - Tie Belt - Bust 40

$ 19.99

1960s emerald green silk dress with Asian characters embroidery, so chic from an expensive label. This sleeveless sheath has hand-knotted buttons & loops along the shoulders, with a contrast stripe seamed to left. Has its original self tie belt and extra buttons included. Condition is less than excellent (see Condition Detail below).

Ladies' Size
12 to 13

Bust 40, Waist up to 38, Hip 42; Neck to Waist 16, Neck to Hem 37 Inches


' casi ' and ' MADE IN HONG KONG / BRITISH CROWN COLONY ' with vintage size 16 at back neck

Emerald green silk in a thin fine weave, same fabric in eggshell white silk, matching green machine embroidery, emerald green silk lining

Center back synthetic zipper with hook/eye at top


Condition Detail
Possibly never worn though it has been tried on, the tops of shoulders have noticeable fading, vague but widespread liquid-like outlines throughout the front that are slightly lighter green, a few tiny beige speckles to left torso, a hint of yellowing at edge of underarms, overall shows its age and best for costume/photo shoot/display or possibly remaking/remodeling (see photos for visuals)

Washing Instructions
Dry clean

Please note: All measurements (bust - waist - hip) are the maximum body measurements that will fit the item. These measurements already have ease subtracted and they are not actual fabric widths. To get actual fabric widths add two inches at the bust - one inch at the waist and two inches at the hip.

Size listed is a modern size. Any available vintage size is noted in the Label description. Please remember vintage sizes and modern sizes can vary a great deal.

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