Lot 219A: 1930's Exquisite Kashmir embroidered formal evening coat.
To be sold at our Couture and Vintage Clothing on 16th Oct 2014
1930's Exquisite Kashmir embroidered formal evening coat.
1930's Exquisite Kashmir embroidered formal evening coat. This very elegant, regal evening coat was made especially for a member British Raj's wife in Kashmir at the end of the 1930's. Classic kashida hand embroidery depicting flowers and leaves in the softest of colours covering the fine dark green wool ground. The fabric has been beautifully tailored to form a full circled skirt which then tapers from the front to the back. The collar is Nehru style and closes with poppers and one original button. The coat has been beautifully kept and the fine dark green wool and embroidery is in perfect condition, (the poppers need sewing on again). (1)
Price Achieved: £850.00
This lot was presented at at our Couture and Vintage Clothing on the 16th Oct 2014
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