1940s 50s Green embroidered Hershelle portrait collar skirt suit

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A smart late 1940s early 1950s skirt suit from Hershelle label, in unusual deep green kind of jacquard fabric, embroidered with stylised floral design, with satinised surface.
The jacket is fitted, with wonderful wide pleated Dior style portrait collar, 3/4 length sleeves, and unusual carved early plastic buttons. The skirt is straight, with deep back vent and side metal zip fastening. Both articles are unlined, perfect for spring.
Blouse for sale instore

Chest 38”
Waist jacket 29”
Mid shoulder to hem 20”
14” sleeve length from underarm

Waist skirt 27” comfortable, possibly 28 tight
Hip 40
28” long inc. waistband

Excellent structural condition, so great to not have lost those original buttons, there is some gradual tonal fade at the back of the collar as pictured, to more of a bronze-tone. Two small white flecks to one sleeve