Asian Brocade 1940s Jacket - WWII Era Mandarin Collar 40s Formal Coat with Matching Handbag - Medium Large - Tassels - Pagoda Novelty Print

$ 109.99

1940s Asian jacket with original drawstring handbag! This formal brocade jacket has a Mandarin collar with gorgeous tassels and a gorgeous novelty scene of Eastern landscapes. It has unfitted sleeves, with a pair of slant welt pockets to the waist and a 40s lean A-line silhouette. Drawstring purse has a gathered top with pairs of cords to cinch closed, and a sturdy round bottom. Both pieces are fully lined in satin faille.

Ladies Size
12 to 14

Jacket: Bust 40, Hip 44; Shoulder to Shoulder 18, Sleeve Length 22.5, Neck to Hem 29 Inches
Purse: 6 x 6 Inches, 3 3/4 Inch Base Diameter, Straps have a 7-Inch Drop


None, factory made, likely a World War II era souvenir

Silvery gray rayon brocade with pagodas & Asian mountainside novelty scene print in forest green, golden yellow, metallic gold, burgundy; ecru knotted cord medallions with satin tassels; ecru acetate satin faille lining

Hook/eye at center front neck


Condition Detail
Exquisite condition, looks unworn, the brocade has an occasional tiny scuff or speck, this is so mild it's hard to notice, overall beautiful

Washing Instructions
Dry clean

Please note: All measurements (bust - waist - hip) are the maximum body measurements that will fit the item. These measurements already have ease subtracted and they are not actual fabric widths. To get actual fabric widths add two inches at the bust - one inch at the waist and two inches at the hip. For coats, please take your measurements while wearing the layers you'd normally wear under the coat.

Size listed is a modern size. Any available vintage size is noted in the Label description. Please remember vintage sizes and modern sizes can vary a great deal.

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