1930s Hand embroidered silk blouse - Extra large
A gorgeous 1930s blouse in pale beige silk, loosely fitted, with back button fastening. The neck and cap sleeve have been meticulously hand bound with embroidery stitches to the scalloped edge, as have the dainty back buttonholes, in grey silk thread. The chest and sleeve feature intensive embroidery in dove grey, with tumbling ivy leaves and tiny hand rendered latticework making a crest at the centrefront.
Chest of garment 42"
Mid shoulder to hem 23"
Presents well, has been freshly laundered, as pictured there has has been a short tear to the centre of the neckline which has been stitched over to mimic the other edge stitching as though a notch. The odd broken stitch to sleeve/neck edging