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Marilyn Monroe experts say Kim Kardashian isn’t worthy: That gown is a ‘national treasure’

Fill in somThe reality star and shape wear maven, 41, borrowed the sparkly beige gown the goddess wore in 1962 to sing “Happy Birthday” to President John F. e text

“I am extremely disappointed to see this 60-year-old, iconic dress being worn in public,” Michelle Morgan, author of the 2018 book

Monroe’s gown was purchased by Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Museum in Florida at a Julien’s Auctions event in 2016 for $5 million.

One critic of the move was concerned that “sweat, perfume and makeup” could have possibly gotten onto the dress and caused “untold damage and staining.”

“I am extremely disappointed to see this 60-year-old, iconic dress being worn in public,” said author Michelle Morgan of Kardashian’s reveal.

However, Kardashian reportedly went body-makeup free to the event.

Pete Davidson and Kim Kardashian arrive at the Met Gala on Monday night

“The Seven Year Itch” actress wore the infamous frock in 1962 for President John F. Kennedy’s birthday

Kardashian wowed onlookers at the 2022 Met Gala with her Marilyn Monroe look