Rare embroidered velvet vest. Faded purple with a gold embroidery and appliqué. Darker velvet back. Patchwork pocket on the interior.
Circa: 1960s (perhaps older)
Condition: Overall very good. The vest shows normal wear. Some overall wear and fading (all adding to the cool vibe of the vest). There's also wear along the edges.
BEST FITS: XS (shown on a size 2/4, 5'4" model)
Shoulders: approximately 16" (raglan sleeves)
Bust: 34" (when "closed"; as shown in the flat photo)
Arm opening: 15" circumference
Fit note: runs small through the arms