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1940s Trousseau Cape in Ivory Pleated Silk Satin and Duchesse Lace

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Handmade in France for a bride in Havana, Cuba and part of a wedding trousseau from the 1940s... Although this was originally intended as an item of lingerie, it would make a lovely cape to wear over a wedding dress or evening dress... Accordion pleated silk satin (finished with a fluttery ruffle edge)... Heavily embroidered at the shoulder fronts, with a deep ruffle and collar of handmade antique Duchesse lace, ties at neck front... In excellent wearable condition, one size... All our clothing is dry cleaned and inspected for condition and is ready to wear... Any condition issues will be noted... For visual comparison our mannequin is a size 4... Measurements are: back length 15"...

Details

  • Designer
    Unknown
  • Place of origin
    France
  • Condition
    Excellent.
  • Marked size
    OS (US)
  • Seller location
    West Palm Beach, FL
  • Reference number
    AU130726284622

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