1920's Opulent Metallic Gold-Lame & Sage-Green Velvet Cape-Coat

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Breathtaking 1920's French metallic gold-lame & sage-green evening cape-coat. Evening capes from the art-deco era remain a perennial favorite, perhaps because no other period combined such opulence with youthful sass. The casual, free-size cut of the cape embodies the flapper's "party till dawn" attitude. The sensual silk-velvet, sparkling metallic gold-lame and over-sized luxe ruched-collar all whisper "wealth and status." I adore the front silk-tassels and genuine fur detailing. It closes with a front-button and the cut will adapt to pretty much any frame. An extremely rare and hard-to-find garment in this kind of color combination and workmanship.

Measurements
Bust:Free Size
Total Length:50 inches

This antique cape is in excellent wearable condition with no visible rips,stains or holes. The cape is lined with beautiful ivory china-silk. This piece is over 90 years old and is truly spectacular.
Details
Place of Origin
France
Period
Early 20th Century
Material Notes
Velvet
Condition
Excellent
Dealer Location
Beverly Hills, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
AU120804309175
Address
Timeless Vixen
By Appointment Only
Beverly Hills CA 90210
US
By Appointment Only
(424) 275-6306
1stdibs Dealer since 2012 Located in Beverly Hills, CA
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