• Vintage 1950s Green Brocade Jerry Gilden Dress- New!
  • Vintage 1950s Green Brocade Jerry Gilden Dress- New!
  • Vintage 1950s Green Brocade Jerry Gilden Dress- New!
  • Vintage 1950s Green Brocade Jerry Gilden Dress- New!
  • Vintage 1950s Green Brocade Jerry Gilden Dress- New!
  • Vintage 1950s Green Brocade Jerry Gilden Dress- New!
  • Vintage 1950s Green Brocade Jerry Gilden Dress- New!

Vintage 1950s Green Brocade Jerry Gilden Dress- New!

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Measurements

Size: Small

Bust:  36 inches + 91 cm 

Waist: 26 inches + 66 cm

Hips: Free

Bodice Length from Outside Shoulder: 15 inches + 38 cm

Total Length from Outside Shoulder:  42 inches + 107 cm 

Hem Length: none

Zipper Length: 11 inches + 28 cm

Note: Measurements taken from outside, flat and stretched seam to seam. 

 

Description

* Striking 1950s quality emerald green background damask dress

* Fabric design features sapphire blue flowers

* Classic silhouette with cinched waist and full skirt

* Short sleeved bodice with notched collar and V-shape neckline

* Sleeves are edged in self fabric

* Very full tightly gathered skirt

* Unlined, raw seams with hand finished hem

* Side metal zipper and original belt

* Label reads Gilden Juniors

Jerry Gilden was a maker of moderately-priced women’s ready-to-wear from the mid 1940s into the 1960s. The company was one of the top five producers of women’s dresses in the United States. At the peak of production, the company was producing over a million garments a year. 

Their in-house costume designer, Giselle, was responsible for designing the dresses and separates that made the Gilden name famous. After her death in 1952, Gilden took as his partners Sayde and Abe Weinberg, with Sayde becoming the designer of the Jerry Gilden lines. The firm ceased production in 1960.

 

Condition 

This dress is in excellent condition for its age and free from notable flaws. Looks hardly worn although the hem has been let down at some stage.So excited to include an original ad that features this dress.  Please drop us a line if your require additional information about this listing.

 

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Availability
This item is within our selling stock. In the unlikely event that two buyers purchase this item concurrently, payment will be immediately refunded to the latter purchaser. We apologise in advance should this rare circumstance arise.


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Photography
Our photos are taken with a mix of studio and ambient lighting. Whilst we take care with the colour balance of our photos, individual computer monitors register colours differently depending on their calibration. If you want the exact colour shade drop us a line and we will give you the Universal Pantone colours that match the item.