30s Black Velvet Batwing Sleeve Evening Jacket - sm, med

SKU: 00787-004

From the 1930s, an evening jacket in jet-black silk velvet. Two-layer construction features a sleeveless interior vest beneath a ruffled outer layer that forms flowing sleeves. Feels wonderfully soft and flowy. Deaccessioned from the University of Georgia's Historic Clothing & Textile Collection. Some photos lightened to show detail.

šŸŽ“Ā  Proceeds from the sale of thisĀ antiqueĀ jacket will be donated to the Historic Clothing & Textile Collection at the University of Georgia.Ā I thank Asst. Prof. and HCTC Liaison Monica Sklar, PhD, for letting meĀ help with the monumental and super-fun task of culling and organizing the collection. FollowĀ @ugahctc.šŸŽ“

Labels:Ā only label is the collection inventory number

Fiber/Care: no tags, silk velvet / dry-clean

Condition: There is one 1.5" long tear at the upper right back shoulder, which has been mended. It is inconspicuous as it's over another layer of the same fabric. There are a few spots where the nap is thinned, slightly crushed, or, as shown in the composite photo, gone.Ā  Overall is very good. Wearable with care.

Garment Measurements:
Ā interior shoulders: ~15"/38cm
Ā interior armscyes: 9"/22.5cm across
Ā bust, with jacket edges touching: 42"/106.5cm
Ā length: 31.5"/80cm

ā˜žĀ Our items are not newly manufactured "vintage style" pieces. They are true vintage, at least 30 years old.Ā Please read condition report provided above.Ā ā˜œ

Notes: International customers are responsible for any taxes or import fees.


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