Short-sleeved, embellished blue cocktail dress from the 1950s. Dress is silk overlaid on acetate. Beading is in good condition, mostly intact, there are some spots where beading is missing. The overlaid silk is mostly in good shape as well, there are a few spots where it has worn away, mostly near shoulder seams. Please see photos. Bust measures 18" (46 cm) flat across and waist measures 13" (33 cm) flat across. The dress is 40.5" (103 cm) in length. Silk and acetate.