1930s Black velvet ruched collar Ballantynes evening jacket

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A gorgeous early 1930s evening jacket in the softest blackest silk velvet, lined in taffeta with single button fastening. Unfitted, with puffed shoulder and button at the cuff, and fabulous ruched high collar- vampire style! An interesting heritage piece from the Ballantynes department store of New Zealand. Belt not included
14.5" between shoulder seams
Chest laid flat 18.5", so will comfortably fit a 34-5" chest with wiggle room
Waist an unfitted 34"
28" mid shoulder to hem
26" sleeve

Presents very well, there are a few patches which appear to have got wet in the past and disturbed the pile, pictured last. A few little holes to the lining dotted around