Dior by Yves Saint Laurent couture wool crepe and knitted dress, Autumn-Winter 1959-60, Patron Original label, with black tweed bodice, above rib-knitted skirt held in a crepe hobble-band, bust 86cm, 34in, waist 66cm, 26in
Good condition, internal finishes are not entirely couture
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