Checked linen dress
Checked-pique linen dress. A-line. Small shoulder-pads. Bengaline-piped jewel-neck. Faux-button placket with enormous shell buttons & black faille-lined buttonholes. Dress closes with a long front zipper. Large, silk-lined patch pockets. Below-elbow-length sleeves. Large front pleat. Navy + white.
size & fit- large
shoulders (seam-to-seam): 14 1/2"
sleeve-length: 14 1/2"
armhole: 15" (narrow)
Highly-wearable & in beautiful shape. No exterior holes, stains or fading. Noted alteration: snaps have been removed from neckline -- possibly an attached fur collar existed at one time.
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