Try it on and you just know it is the highest quality!!
Made by one of the premier furriers of the beginning of the 20th century.
Label: Designed by
Otto J Piehler Furs
Fully lined in black silk-satin with a dotted design woven throughout.
4 large black plastic butttons close the front.
Round collar stands up, and there is a separate piece in back that lays flat against the neck.
Has initials that I think are CWJ embroidered inside. (See last photo.)
Measures approximately: 16 1/2" across shoulders
22 1/2" across front of bust at underarm seams
23" across waist front
24" across front of hips
21 1/2" sleeve length
38" long from back collar base to bottom of hem
In very good, to excellent condition. Very slight wear at pockets and front near buttonholes where the lighter color of the skin shows, but you really have to look. I read somewhere that this can be corrected with dyes and even magic marker. I'd wear it as is because it isn't really noticeable.
Pictures have been lightened to show detail.