1920's Opulent Beaded Gold Lamé & Black Velvet Fox-Collar Flapper Coat Cape


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1920's Opulent Beaded Gold Lamé & Black Velvet Fox-Collar Flapper Coat Cape

$2,400.00 USD

ID: 10061716

Size: large

Condition: Excellent

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This breathtaking and unbelievable "Slein and Blaine" New-York designer gold lamé and black silk-velvet cape will make any woman light up a room. The metallic threaded shimmer adds a perfect amount of sparkle to this luxury treasure. I love the 3-dimensional deco embroidered scenic leaf-motif. To this embroidery, the designer adds gorgeous glass-beads and extravagant pearls. I love the dramatic large-scale genuine white fox-fur collar. Believe it or not, the cape is fully lined in matching metallic gold lamé fabric. Extravagant garments from the 1920's are difficult to find, especially in unique patterns! Evening capes from the flapper era remain a perennial favorite, perhaps because no other period combined such opulence with such youthful flair. The free-size silhouette with tiered sides embodies the flapper's "party till dawn" attitude while the luxurious fabrics whisper "wealth and status." The mark of a truly fashionable garment is that it remains stylish and timeless 90 years later, as does this sumptuous couture piece. The pictures say it all.

Bust: Free Size
Hips: Free Size
Front Length: 42 inches
Back Length: 50 inches

This "Slein and Blaine" New-York designer flapper cape is in excellent condition with no rips, stains or holes. The inside is immaculate and hand-finished. Only sign of age is minor wear to the original fox-fur collar. This gorgeous museum quality garment has all the hallmarks of a couture piece from this era. An investment piece that will increase in value.