Original Folies Bergeres show girl. Presented here is a fabulous original vintage show girl/ burlesque costume. This is sturdy made, one piece body suit. It is cream color slipper satin covered with iridescent ivory sequins and lined in heavy muslin. It has a halter neck, hooks in back with a deep plunging insert of sturdy nude color fine net tulle.
The costume has an old metal zipper in the back with large old hook and eye at the top. Made to hold up in a performance, well constructed, it has bones in the front and sides. The bottom has lavish 5 rayon fringe. The costume measures approximately; bust 34", waist 26", hip 35", it is 30" from the top of the halter neck to crouch seam in front.
Overall excellent vintage condition, there are a few missing sequins nothing noticeable except for some areas on the neck, the lining has some stains on the inside no tears, handmade, it has pinked seams. Fabulous piece, rare to find!
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I do not take anything apart or check every hidden fold. Items "new with tags" may have been display models, overstock or self pulls, they have been in the retail environment and while they are new, they may have been handled by customers. There is a chance they might have minor cosmetic conditions from being handled or tried on. The item "VINTAGE 1940s Folies Bergeres BURLESQUE Show GIRL Vegas Stage COSTUME sequins S" is in sale since Monday, July 6, 2020.
This item is in the category "Entertainment Memorabilia\Movie Memorabilia\Wardrobe\Originals". The seller is "reflectionsdru" and is located in Virginia City, Nevada.
This item can be shipped worldwide.