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)
Dealer Location
New Hope, PA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU471027112
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1stdibs seller since 2009
Located in New Hope, PA

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