RARE! Emanuel Ungaro Paris Ombre de la Nuit 1990s Midnight Blue and Gold Heavily Beaded Silk Cocktail Dress and Jacket (SKU 10670CL)

$829.00

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Description:
RARE!! The craftsmanship of this 1990s Italian made beaded on silk ensemble far exceeds any of the other vintage beaded dresses I've seen! Fully and heavily beaded silk sleeveless dress with matching jacket with Deco-era flare. Deep navy beaded background with a brown-ish gold-ish acanthus pattern accented with sequined navy rondels. The dress is sleeveless with a V neck and back with a fit and flare silhouette. The hemline has a bit of a flutter to it.

The matching jacket is long sleeve with a heavily padded shoulder. It has 6 bead-encrusted button front closure. Hidden side zipper on dress. Both jacket and skirt are fully lined in silk. Tags read: Client Number: 0097690001 Gruppo GFT SpA, Torino. I believe the number 4,750.00 is the original price -- and a clear sign that this is something VERY special!

Gruppo GFT (Gruppo Finanziario Tessile) competed at the highest level of the luxury market constructing garments just one step below haute couture. The Gruppo GFT Divisione Donne (Women's Division) was located in Turin, at They severed their ties with Ungaro in 1998 so this garment pre-dates that event. Ungaro launched its fragrance of the same name in 1993 so it's likely our garment was made sometime between 1993 and 1998.

Maker: Emanuel Ungaro Paris Ombre de la Nuit (Shadow of the Night)

Price: $799.00

Size: Us 10 (see dimensions).
**Please check the dimensions provided below before purchasing. Vintage clothing sizes often fit much smaller than modern sizes**

Dimensions (clothing is measured flat and un-stretched):
* Bust: Dress: 18” / Jacket: 18”
* Waist: Dress: 16” / Jacket: 15”
* Hips: Dress: 21” / Jacket: 18”
* Length: Dress: 39.5” / Jacket: 24”
* Other: Dress Sweep: 34” flat/ Jacket Sleeve: 19.5”

Color: Navy/Blue/Golden Brown

Origin: Made in Italy

Era: 1993-1998

Condition: Excellent. A few loose threads and beads at top of zipper area (see photo).

Fabric:
*Outer: 100% Silk with Beading
*Lining: 100% Silk

SKU: 10670CL

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