Man's 1800TH C / 1700's Hand Embroidered Silk Vest

Man's 1800TH C / 1700's Hand Embroidered Silk Vest
Shasta’s Vintage Emporium. Thank you for looking at my auctions. Man’s 1800TH C / 1700’s Hand Embroidered Silk Vest. Please Scroll Down For More Photos and Description. This beautiful antique vest is made from an ivory silk satin and is and hand embroidered in a floral design with silk floss. It has embroidered covered buttons, one the fabric covering is missing and several are worn. THe collar edges, hem edges have fraying/damage, other damages scattered with fraying on the top of the pocket welts, small worn areas, fraying, small splits, light soiling in places. The back is a heavy linen. It’s 38 inches around the chest and 25 1/4 inches long. It would be a great display piece, even though there’s problems (it is over 200 yrs old) it’s not falling apart. If there is any problem with the item, you must contact me within 3 days of receipt. As is items are non refundable. I travel a few days a week, so if you don’t hear from me right away, I’ll be sure to answer your questions when I return. Thank you so much for your cooperation. I so appreciate your business. I’ve done my best to represent colors accurately, but the color on the computer monitors can vary, if I know the color is off I will describe the color to you, as in the case of many reds and purples. The measurements are approximate, I do my best to measure accurately, but placement of the measuring tape tape can be subjective. I have done my best to accurately describe this item as honestly and completely as possible, most of my items are used clothing and something may slip by, please try to understand this. Please visit my other auctions… I have a wide variety of vintage and unusual items available!!! Thank you for visiting my auctions. The item “Man’s 1800TH C / 1700’s Hand Embroidered Silk Vest” is in sale since Monday, November 02, 2015. This item is in the category “Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Vintage\Men’s Vintage Clothing\Pre-1930 (Victorian, 20s)”. The seller is “shastasvintage” and is located in Pine Bush, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Era: 1700’s
  • Type: vest
  • Size: small
  • Vintage Type: true vintage
  • Material: silk

Man's 1800TH C / 1700's Hand Embroidered Silk Vest