Antique French Navy Velvet & Black Lace Jacket
Antique French Navy Velvet & Black Lace Jacket. A truly exquisite piece of history, and beautiful example of high quality tailoring. Flexible boning across the back gives the jacket its striking silhouette, complemented by vertical sections of navy blue velvet and black lace inlay. Silk lined sleeves and collar. All hand stitched.
Stamped inside with the maker's mark "Maison Fontenu. Madam A. Josserand Sud. Lyon". Circa 1980s.
Excellent condition given the age, with some discolouration along the stays inside, small section of holes in the lining and imperfections in the lace.
Size: Underarm - Underarm 37cm lying flat
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