Early 20th Century Turkish silver metallic silk brocade sleeveless wedding coat

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Early 20th Century Turkish silver metallic silk brocade and silver metallic embroidered sleeveless coat, possibly a wedding coat...The brocade in a spring green shade has a floral design woven with silver thread...The shoulders are trimmed with black wool fringe and black wool braid work with silver metallic ribbon work...The side seams are also fully embroidered in silver, there are side "pocket" openings that are banded in a narrow strip of black silk...Full length vest has a padded lining and is fully lined in off white cotton...In excellent overall condition, there is some age yellowing to the lining inside back, what you would expect from a garment of this age...An exotic garment that will add a one of a kind look when paired with modern pieces...

Measurements are:
Bust 36"
Hip 46"
Center neck back to hem back 54"

Details

  • Designer
    Unknown
  • Place of Origin
    Turkey
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Marked Size
    4-6 (US)
  • Seller Location
    West Palm Beach, FL
  • Reference Number
    LU284226492
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2012

Typical response time: 4 hours

Located in West Palm Beach, FL

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