Exceptional 1920's Chain Embroidered Zig Zag & Floral Deco Era Dress For Sale
Over the Top c 1920’s Rich Chain Embroidered Floral And Zig Zag Scrolling Dress With Silk Fold Front
This dress dates to the 1920’s and is fashioned of a very fine brown cashmere and wool blend that is heavily detailed in chain stitch embroidery in zig zag scrolling with floral patterns, flowers have a metallic gold bouillon embroidered center. Hooks close up the side with a tan silk crepe rising from beneath, art deco oversized buttons trim the top and drop waist. Matching silk trims each cuff with each cuff having a V opening and matching deco button trims with the bottom of the dress fully hemmed in a darker brown silk crepe that falls longer than the cashmere. There is a thumbprint of absent embroidery at the top shoulder with four eraser sized unseen points of surface wear that are unnoted, the bottom silk hem has a faint thumbprint of a water stain. The inner neckline has a water staining that is seen on the lining only, with two small frays beginning to the lining, this piece is very pristine and in mint condition, the finest detailing of this era. Measures 40 inches at both the bust and drop waist, 16 inches across the shoulders, and 45 inches in its length.
Vintage clothing is described to its best and sold as found…and described as accurately as possible. The items HAVE NOT been cleaned and should be cleaned prior to wearing at the discretion of the buyer. Often for proper fit, hang, and wear ability, pieces will need to be altered and/or adding a hook or snap here or there, with a seam closure or strengthening needed. Vintage clothing is most often worn previously, and if old stock, often has slight imperfections from storage, a hint of color or odor.
Measurements are to be assumed that they are at maximum, if you have any questions, please ask PRIOR to the sale’s end. These are antique articles, having the age stated….all flaws if any are painstakingly outlined. The exact color and sizing of an item is the responsibility of the buyer, please read the measurements carefully and ask questions if uncertain. INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING: THE CHEAP FLAT RATE ENVELOPE SHIPPING TAKES TWO – THREE WEEKS USUALLY and DO NOT have tracking….IF FASTER SHIPPING IS NEEDED OPT FOR THE MORE EXPENSIVE FASTER PRIORITY SHIPMENTS, Express mailings does come with a full tracking number. If you have any questions or require any additional photo please feel free to contact me. Thanks for looking!
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