A fine black beaded velvet opera coat, 1920s. the dark brown/black ground with ruched and padded shawl collar, flounces to cuffs, the ground entirely covered in black bugle beads in flame-like formations, the shoulders and front bands in faceted irridescent seed beads, lined in shocking pink silk moire
Back View VELVET and METALLIC BROCADE EVENING COAT, c. 1920. Changeable blue velvet with ruched and ruffled collar, cuffed sleeve, upper body and sleeve top of floral brocade in gold, blue, red and black with silver metallic threads, single brocade button with loop.
RED VELVET OPERA COAT, 1920s Painted w/ irridescent gold starburst pattern, tubular long sleeves, "Ann Waller Farrell Newport, Rhode Island & Miami Beach Florida" label, cherry red silk lining, L 42.5", (some paint worn off, collar needs stitching in spots) very good. by tommie