1930's opera coat is made out of jet black silk velvet and has a ivory silk charmeuse lining that provides a stark contrast. Shawl collar is stitched in a diamond-shaped pattern, which creates texture and interest. Front and back shoulders are finely shirred and stitched down. Back side has gathers underneath the collar that release into fabric that forms a blouson at the back waist. Long, billowing sleeves gather at wrists. Single button closure at side waist. Fully lined.
Condition: Excellent- Lining was restored and replaced by a professional seamstress.
Vintage gown and bolero from I. Magnin date to the 1930's and are made of a blue fabric with gold lame weave and multicolor floral print. Gown has front and back v neck. Both pieces are shaped by darts. Bodice of gown is lined, skirt is unlined. Gown has side snap closures. Bolero is lined and has no closures.
Condition: Very Good with some fading in the fabric in various places that is difficult to read because of the active print. Additionally there is some stress to the seams that could easily be reinforced.
Bust: 40" Waist: 32" Hips: 41" Shoulder seam to front hem: 59 1/2" Shoulder seam to back hem: 63"
Bust: 40" Waist: 38" Across shoulder: 15" Sleeve length: 13" Center back length: 16 1/2"
Vintage Chinese jacket likely dates to the 1930's and is made of black silk with multi-colored figural embroidery. Jacket features eight bird medallion embroideries as well as large heavily embroidered floral pattern at the hem. Center front frog closures. Lined
Vintage 1930's jacket is of Chinese origin and is made of black silk and features hand embroidery that depicts flowers, birds, and butterflies in a cool color palette. Five center front frog closures. Vents at center back and both side seams. Light blue silk lining.
Condition: Very Good with light wear to piping and frogs throughout. In some places the lining is hanging below the hem. There is some light marring to the silk fabric throughout. Batting at hems is no longer completely flat and uniform. This can easily be remedied by removing the batting.
Bust: 34" Waist: 35" Hips: 38" Across Shoulders: approximately 14" Sleeve Length approximately 17" Center Back Length: 26"
Vintage two-piece ensemble dates to the 1930's and is made of cotton lace with an open weave. Bolero has no closures and long sleeves with pointed detailing at cuffs. Skirt has a drawstring waistband and pointed detailing at the hem that matches the cuffs. Both pieces are unlined.
Bolero Bust: 34" Waist 32" Across Shoulders: Approximately 15" Sleeve Length: Approximately 20" Center Back Length: 12 1/4"
Skirt Waist: Adjustable with a maximum of 30" Hip: 36" Length: 36"