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

  • Material Notes
    Velvet
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Seller Location
    Beverly Hills, CA
  • Reference Number
    AU120804309175
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Located in Beverly Hills, CA

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