This is a gorgeous and simple dress from the very late 1950s or very early 1960s. The fabric is silky, but not sure what type of fabric is. It is thin and light but not translucit. Beautiful cut with a long metal zipper on the back. Three massive false buttons ornate the skirt.
Measures - Please make sure you double-check your own measures and compare them to the ones below.
Shoulders seam to seam: -
Armpit to armpit: 17" (44cm)
Waist: 26" (66cm)
Shoulder to waist: 16.5" (42cm)
Waist to bottom: 21" (54cm) + aprox. 3" (8cm) hem to let down
Length: 37.5" (96cm)
Sweep, taken flat side to side: 43" (110cm)
Fabric: Silky fabric, metal zipper
Condition: With signs of use but no problems found.