London, South Kensington
8 March 2006
AN EVENING COAT IN THE JAPANESE STYLE
with design of undulating waves worked in blue, black and orange with lamé woven accents, lined in orange silk velvet, with wide bell sleeves and two-button closure at dropped waist, unlabelled, circa 1925
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