Dresses

70s Ben Compton Patchwork Silk Dress

Extremely rare early 1970s designer dress from Ben Compton's 3 Worlds label; most of these pieces are in museum collections and are hard to find. Patchwork plaid raw silk with tapestry panels and embroidery. V-neck with button and loop, bell sleeves, flared a-line shape. Fully lined; no additional closures.

Label: 3 Worlds The Old The New The Third designed by Ben Compton
Size marked: none
Best fits modern Small - check the measurements to be sure.

Bust: 34"
Shoulder: no seams
Sleeve: 20 1/2"
Waist: 35"
Hip: 48"
Length: 48 1/2"

Very good pre-owned condition - no major stains, or major issues - some of the tapestry textiles are fraying this is due to the nature of the textile itself. Overall - very good condition.