Orientalist Black Velvet and Cotton Red Beaded Dress w/ Peaked Sleeves circa 1920s
1920s black cotton velvet bodice dress with heavy cotton skirt and sleeve cuffs. Wide flat collar. Gorgeous Orientalist design in red beads on bodice and sleeves- angled slit sleeves complete the dramatic look. This is hand made and not "polished" but still a wonderful piece. Photos lightened to show detail. No side closures, slips over head. No holes or stains.
42" bust, 40" waist, 56" hips, 22" bodice, 48" long