Rare Large Size Vintage 1930's 2 Tone Voided Silk Velvet Gown with Training Rear

Rare Large Size Vintage 1930's 2 Tone Voided Silk Velvet Gown with Training Rear

Regular price $295.00 Sale

DATING TO THE 1930's 

A VERY UNUSUAL GOWN IN TWO TONE VOIDED SILK VELVET, BLONDE ON THE TOP AND BROWN ON THE BOTTOM WITH THE MEETING IN FLAME POINTS

THE VELVET IS PATTERNED WITH A BEAUTIFUL POPPY DESIGN

THE WAIST AT THE SIDE IS TRIMMED IN A LARGE CLUSTER OF FLORALS

THE SLEEVES ARE VERY FULL AND FLOWING WITH A TAPERED BOTTOM

GOWN FALLS LONG WITH THE REAR IN A TRAIN

THERE IS A SILK UNDERSLIP INSIDE THE SKIRTING, A 5 INCH VERTICAL TEAR IS SEEN TO THE BOTTOM EDGE HEM, EASILY STITCHED. THE INTERIOR TOP IS LINED IN SILK CHIFFON, IT SHOWS SOME STAINING ON THE INNER LINING ONLY UNDER THE ARMS

THERE ARE NO HOLES, THERE IS A BROWN STAIN SEEN ON THE CENTER CHEST AS PICTURED WITH A SIMILAR STAIN ON ONE SLEEVE, THE FRONT STAIN HAS ALSO MARKED THE INNER LINING

NO LABELS AS TO THE MAKER

STONG AND FULLY WEARABLE, ACQUIRED FROM A HISTORICAL SOCIETY DEACCESSION





MEASUREMENTS IN INCHES:
CHEST: 46
WAIST: 40
HIPS: 46
LENGTH IN FRONT: 60
LENGTH IN REAR: 65