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Valentina purple evening coat, circa 1932

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This opulent velvet evening coat by Valentina is a fabulous cover-up for an evening event. Constructed from plush velvet in a gorgeous shade of deep purple, the puffed shoulders give add a touch of drama to the otherwise linear silhouette. The wrap-over style, which fastens with a single button on the waist, accentuates the waist, while the standing collar creates a flattering v-neckline. Constructed in dark purple velvet and lined in silk Featuring a standing collar and a single button fastening on the waist Excellent condition with some marks on the velvet and the original label and fastening Professionally dry cleaned and ozone-treated Inspected by a couture-trained seamstress All vintage items have been previously worn, gentle signs of wear are an inherent part of the piece Shoulder: 51cm Bust: 94cm Waist: 80cm Hip: 110cm Length: 148cm Sleeve: 55cm We estimate this piece to be a UK size L

Details

  • Designer
    Valentina
  • Place of origin
    United States
  • Period
  • Material notes

    Silk

    Velvet

    Collar

    Button

  • Condition
    Excellent.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller location
    London, GB
  • Seller reference number
    100457
  • Reference number
    LU7241584573

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