Original 1940s 40s Vintage Off White Cotton Summer Suit With Circular Accents
This beautiful suit has was made from an off white cotton in the 1940s. The suit is cut with lightly padded shoulders and a nipped waist for a slightly more casual 1940s silhouette. A shawl collar around a high v-neckline marks the starting point of a line of six buttons. Quarter circle embellishments highlight the functional waist pockets and the faux bodice pockets. Inside, the jacket is butterfly lined so as to be suitable for summer, and has a retailer’s label for Sosnick Thalhimers and a maker’s label for the Duchess Royal Suit. The skirt has a rear box kick pleat and a metal side zipper with top button fastening.
Shoulders: 16 1/4” seam to seam
Length: 27” plus 1 3/4” hem
The skirt suit is in very good condition, however there are a number of small faint dot stains as well as some marking to the back of the jacket collar and cuff as pictured.