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"Chrysanthemum" Vintage 1920's Silk Embroidered Floral Coat UK 10-14


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"Chrysanthemum" Vintage 1920's Silk Embroidered Floral Coat

This original 1920's black silk coat, fully embroidered with a pattern of trailing blossoms and chrysanthemums, is a rare piece to behold and never again find.

Her V shaped neckline is framed by pointed notched lapels, that cross over just above the single covered button fastening. Her full length sleeves, frame the straight cut of the coat, in an iconic 1920's fashion.
Her intricate silk threaded embroidery, in a palette of cream, yellows, pinks and greens showcase an iconic Chinoiserie floral pattern.
This truly magnificent coat, will complete your every look.

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Measurements of the Coat

Shoulder to Shoulder: 16.5 inches

Armpit to Armpit Across Back : up to 40 inches

Armpit to Armpit Front: up to 42 inches

Shoulder to Hem: 37.5 inches

Shoulder to end of Sleeve: 23.5 inches

Hips: up to 42 inches

Size: Medium UK size-10-12-14

Closures: This coat fastens with a single button, but also looks wonderful worn open

Condition: This coat is in near perfect vintage condition. Some light age discolouration along the back of the collar.Some areas of light colour bleed to the embroidery, where the silk threads have bled on others in storage, this is mainly apparent to the back hemline of the coat where the lilac colour is more apparent. This minor issues are in no way visible when the coat is being worn, and do not detract from the beauty of this piece.

Washing instructions: This garment should be dry cleaned or hand washed with great care.

Fabric: Silk, embroidery

Vintage garments have been previously worn and lovingly cared for, they may however have a blemish or two. Here at Willow Hilson, we try our very best to note all the details of each garment, although we may sometimes overlook things, which we do apologise for. Please do not expect perfection, unless stated so.

Please make sure you check all the measurements of the garment before purchasing. Vintage garment sizes are not the same as those of today. To ensure the best fit, we suggest you measure you favourite similar style garment and compare it to the measurements we have listed. All our measurements are taken whilst the garment is lying flat, we then double these measurements to reflect the actual size.