Vintage coat dates to the 1920's and is made of ivory silk dupioni for export from China. It features dense hand embroidery in what is likely black silk thread that depicts rural life complete with animals and human figures. Double looped button closure at center front. Fully lined with ivory silk.
Condition: Excellent with minor light staining throughout that does not detract from a piece of this age. Please email for additional photos.
Gorgeous Pools of Light necklace and earrings set is made of clear quartz crystal that is wrapped in silver-toned wire. Pools of Light were popular among starlets in the Art Deco era as a flash lights the stones up in a way that looks like they are glowing (see image 4). Necklace is 22" in length. Earrings have screw back closure and a clear rhinestone at the lobe. Earrings are 1.5" in length.
Vintage dress dates to the 1920's during the Art Deco era. It is made of black silk chiffon with pearly white bugle beads sewn throughout in a scrolling pattern. Beaded fringe throughout dress and at the hem. Unlined, but comes with a black slip (not original to the dress). Center back neckline tie closure.
Vintage beaded handbag dates to the 1920's. Mini bugle beads are made of white glass and strung neatly in horizontal rows. Rose motif is made out of pink, red, and green beads. Silver-toned frame is etched with scrolling detail and has kiss clasp. Chain link handle. Lined.
Vintage beige lace dress dates to the 1920's during the Art Deco Era. It features an asymmetrical neckline and drop waist. Tapered sleeves with snap closures at wrists. Lined with a slip that is attached at the drop waist. No closures. The top of the dress is completely separate from the slip and the skirt and could be worn by itself.
Condition: Good with two tears in the lace approximately 5" up from the hem. Additionally the slip needs to be repaired at the side seam where it has torn.
Vintage dress dates to the 1920's and is made of black silk chiffon with glass beaded accents sewn on in a scrolling pattern. Dress has a round neckline, elbow-length sleeves, and is below knee-length. Lined in bust only.
Condition: Good with an area on the skirt side seam approximately 7" x 2 1/2" where the beading is missing; left shoulder at the back there is a 4" x 1" area of missing beads. Additionally there is a split at the waist seam in the front that needs to be repaired.
Vintage coat dates to the 1920's and is made of black velvet with ivory battenburg lace trim around the collar, down the front opening and at the cuffs. No closures. Fully lined with black satin with a band of pink and gold lamé fabric woven in a geometric Art Deco pattern around the hem.
Condition: Excellent with a few small marks in the fabric of the velvet and shattering in the lining at the back neckline. Item was not cleaned due to its age.
Vintage dress dates to the 1920's and has an Art Nouveau feel. It is made of cream netting with raised floral embroidery and filet lace inserts. Unlined, but comes with a pink slip that is not original to the dress. Dress has hook and eye closure at shoulder.
Bust: 36-38" Waist: 34-36" Hip: Open Length from Shoulder Seam to Hem: 48"
1920's evening handbag is made out of black silk faille with exquisite floral beadwork that appears to be "growing" from the bottom of the bag. Flowers are made up of three different shades of pink and trimmed with silver metal beads. Dark silver-toned frame has Art Nouveau motif and push lock closure. Fully lined. Frame is marked "Made in France 707".
Condition: Very good with shattering to the silk lining.
Vintage cape dates to the 1920's and is made of soft black lace with gold lame woven throughout. Fringe has knotted detailing and is longer in front than in the back. Fabric rosettes around collar. Unlined. No closures. One size.
Boudoir cap made out of ivory netting with extremely detailed embroidery in silver and gold metallic threads. Lace trim. Gathered back. Ivory-colored satin ribbon ties at the nape of the neck. Unlined.
Vintage dress dates to the 1920's and is made of yellow cotton voile. The shoulders and hips are hand smocked and the bodice and skirt have hand-embroidery and drawn work. Back bodice has crisscrossing diagonal pintucks. Side snap closures. Unlined but comes with a cotton slip.
Condition: Excellent. Very small stain on the front of the dress near the waist. Additionally some areas of the pintucks in the back bodice have come loose.