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Lot 0018

Description

Paco Rabanne Breastplate, 1960-80s

Shaped metal and plastic breastplate made with a shaped front and back piece and trimmed with circular pieces with closure at the side seam.
Label (stamped on metal on right hip): Paco Rabanne.

Approximate Flat Measurements Across Front:
Chest: 16"
Waist: 14"
Shoulders: 11"
Hips: 17"
Length (shoulder to hem): 23.5"


Property From the Ebony Fashion Fair Archive

Condition

Condition:  The overall condition is poor. There are many areas where the plastic layers is separating causing opaque white bubbles. It is cracked at the center front neckline, upper front chest and abdomen. The left side closure is broken off and has evidence of being repaired using hot glue. Some of the round plastic discs are missing along the bottom.    The stated overall condition of the lot is based on the assumption that the wear is consistent with age and use. As everything is sold 'as is', we suggest that you request a more detailed condition report and additional photo. This can be obtained via the INQUIRE button or by email at couturecr@lesliehindman.com. Condition is a matter of opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact.

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Paco Rabanne Breastplate, 1960-80s

Estimate $200 - $400Dec 06, 2019
Starting Bid $100