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1920s silk embroidered Chinese evening skirt


From China circa 1920...Pleated red silk evening skirt...Heavily embroidered front & back panels featuring lotus & peonies, most revered flowers in China, then & now, couched metallic gold & silver threads form the wave embroidery at the skirt hem front & back...The skirt sides are tightly pleated and have embroidery scattered throughout...A black silk waistband closes at either waist side with gold buttons...The hem of the skirt is trimmed with cream silk braid & fringe...The perfect exotic addition to your wardrobe... 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: Waist 30" Hip 36" length 35"


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    Wear consistent with age and use.
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    6 (US)
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    West Palm Beach, FL
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