Larger Size - Vintage Black Silk Velvet Belted Dress with Matching Jacket, ca 1930s

$250.00 USD



  • Silk Velvet
Note: This dress has been pinned to fit my mannequin -

This stunning silk velvet dress and its matching jacket are in excellent vintage condition: I can find no major flaws. The pretty millinery flower corsage could use a steaming.

Please be sure to note the intricate detail of the burnout patter non the the bodice and the sleeves of the dress. Note, too, the phenomenal flutter sleeves that gives one a peek at the pretty gold silky satin lining of the jacket. And - surprise - take a look at the bow between the 2 parts of the 4" wide pointed collar on the back of the jacket!

Approximate measurements:
jacket -
shoulder to shoulder: 21"
arm pit to arm pit: 20"
waist (flat): 19 "
hips (flat): 23"
sleeve length: 16"
back length: 29"
dress -
shoulder to shoulder: 18"
arm pit to arm pit: 22"
waist (flat): 21"
hips (flat): 23"
sleeve length: 19"
back length: 46"
belt length: 44"

This would make a wonderful addition to your vintage clothing collection and is a fine example of wearable 1930s textile art.

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