Victorian Gold Dragon Embroidered Silk, Lace and Curly Lamb Evening Coat

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This is a spectacular silk evening coat with hand embroidered gold metallic dragons on the lapels and cuffs. There is a luxurious lace ruffle around the around the collar and all the way down the center front, and there is a spectacular Mongolian curly lamb fur collar and partial lining. This one of a kind coat really has it all. The silk is woven with a tone on tone pattern of roses and lilies. It is the perfect balance for all of the embellishments. The coat is in excellent condition with just a few small breaks in the lace which disappear into the folds.
Measurements;
Shoulders 14"
Bust 44"
Waist Full
Hips Full
Sleeve 29"
Length shoulder to hem in front 58"
Length at center back 68"

Details

  • Designer
    Unknown
  • Place of Origin
    Unknown
  • Period
    1890-1899
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    68 in. L
    173 cm L
  • Marked Size
    One size fits most (US)
  • Bust
    44 in. (112 cm)
  • Length
    68 in. (173 cm)
  • Shoulder to Hem
    58 in. (147 cm)
  • Seller Location
    New Hope, PA
  • Reference Number
    LU471027112
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2009

Typical response time: 1 hour

Located in New Hope, PA

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