Tattooed Venus Dress

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1950s Hand Painted & Adorned Dress Recreation Of ‘The Tattooed Venus’ Costume 


-red halter dress with a blue interior lining -sort of shiny material -super short circle skirt -adjustable halter top tie -hand dyed 1940s millinery roses have been hand stitched onto the front with gold glass beaded fringe sequins -hand painted metallic leaves & thorns run up the front -dress is a creation based off of the costume Betty Broadbent (pictured above) would wear during her circus performances a ‘The Tattooed Venus’ in 1938/1939 -dress zippers in the back -a few minor snags to the material, otherwise in great shape -one of a kind piece 

Size : Small / Medium

measurements taken laying flat : 

30” length / 27” waist / 16” pit to pit