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RARE 1920s Assuit Coat with Lame lining. Flapper Cocoon Cape. Black Velvet collar. Silk border & ties. Museum Quality. Jazz Age. Art Deco.

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FABULOUS and RARE Assuit cocoon coat or cape, from the late 1920s to early 1930s. Fashioned with sleeves from the heaviest, solid Assuit and fully lined in bronze lamé, with deepest black velvet for the collar and silk ties at the bust. This beauty is SOLID metal glamour! Unbelievable to find such a heavy beauty made in the Jazz Age era. It is so rare to find a custom designed, cut, and lined cocoon cape like this. This is a true museum quality piece.

There a rich lustre to the metal which is hard to convey in photos. An ultimate glamour piece that will not disappoint. This stunner is in excellent vintage condition with gentle age patina to a pale silvery gold, enhanced by the bronze lining.

This is a once in a blue moon collectors piece and was likely custom made for a wealthy socialite.

It weighs in at a whopping 1.925 kg / 4lb 3.8 oz

There is gentle wear commensurate with age and use. A few stitches have come undone on the silk border at the bottom of the lame lining. I have found one tiny hole on the Assuit at the lower back of the cape.

I consider this cape to be EXCELLENT and extremely RARE.

It weighs in at a whopping 1.925 kg / 4lb 3.8 oz

LAYAWAY is available. You will need to contact me to set this up.
25% Non-refundable deposit payable to secure the item (maximum 3 day reserve without payment), the balance payable as follows:

£100 - £499 – full balance payable within 1 month of deposit

£500 - £999 – full balance payable within 2 months of deposit

Over £1000 – full balance payable within 3 months of deposit

All sale/promotion items, full balance payable within 7 days of deposit

Non payment will result in the sale being cancelled.
Please do not request layaway unless you are sure you can make the payments.

**Items will not be shipped until full payment inc. shipping costs has been made**
FABULOUS and RARE Assuit cocoon coat or cape, from the late 1920s to early 1930s. Fashioned with sleeves from the heaviest, solid Assuit and fully lined in bronze lamé, with deepest black velvet for the collar and silk ties at the bust. This beauty is SOLID metal glamour! Unbelievable to find such a heavy beauty made in the Jazz Age era. It is so rare to find a custom designed, cut, and lined cocoon cape like this. This is a true museum quality piece.

There a rich lustre to the metal which is hard to convey in photos. An ultimate glamour piece that will not disappoint. This stunner is in excellent vintage condition with gentle age patina to a pale silvery gold, enhanced by the bronze lining.

This is a once in a blue moon collectors piece and was likely custom made for a wealthy socialite.

It weighs in at a whopping 1.925 kg / 4lb 3.8 oz

There is gentle wear commensurate with age and use. A few stitches have come undone on the silk border at the bottom of the lame lining. I have found one tiny hole on the Assuit at the lower back of the cape.

I consider this cape to be EXCELLENT and extremely RARE.

It weighs in at a whopping 1.925 kg / 4lb 3.8 oz

LAYAWAY is available. You will need to contact me to set this up.
25% Non-refundable deposit payable to secure the item (maximum 3 day reserve without payment), the balance payable as follows:

£100 - £499 – full balance payable within 1 month of deposit

£500 - £999 – full balance payable within 2 months of deposit

Over £1000 – full balance payable within 3 months of deposit

All sale/promotion items, full balance payable within 7 days of deposit

Non payment will result in the sale being cancelled.
Please do not request layaway unless you are sure you can make the payments.

**Items will not be shipped until full payment inc. shipping costs has been made**

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LAYAWAY is available. You will need to contact me to set this up.
25% Non-refundable deposit payable to secure the item (maximum 3 day reserve without payment), the balance payable as follows:

£100 - £499 – full balance payable within 1 month of deposit

£500 - £999 – full balance payable within 2 months of deposit

Over £1000 – full balance payable within 3 months of deposit

All sale/promotion items, full balance payable within 7 days of deposit

Non payment will result in the sale being cancelled.
Please do not request layaway unless you are sure you can make the payments.

**Items will not be shipped until full payment inc. shipping costs has been made**

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CONDITIONS OF RETURN - PLEASE CLICK "+More" below to see our FULL POLICIES which you agree to by making a purchase in our shop. Under the EU’s distance selling regulations, buyers within the EU have the right to return certain products for any reason by contacting the seller within 14 days of delivery. Item/s must be returned within 28 days of delivery. We reserve the right to reject returns sent or communicated beyond the return limit, or items which are not in the condition in which they were sold as described in the listing. Return postage is at the expense of the buyer and must include proof of postage. IMPORTANT: If the item is not returned in the condition it was sold, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value. All items must be returned unworn, unwashed, undamaged, unused and unaltered. 
PERSONALISED items are NOT eligible for a refund.
BUYERS are responsible for RETURN SHIPPING COSTS, and must provide proof of posting. We also request buyers use an equivalent tracked/insured service that was used for delivery.

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We carefully source and examine our antique & vintage items, and give full condition reports and extra photos when requested. By their very nature, they will have defects to varying degrees, which we endeavour to disclose as accurately as possible. Please ask as many questions as you can before purchase, we are only too happy to help, especially regarding sizing and condition.

DAMAGED ITEMS etc.
If there is a problem or an item arrives damaged please contact us within 24 hours of receipt **and keep the packaging**. If an item arrives damaged, other than what has been described in the listing, please take CLEAR photos of the damage AND the packaging, so a claim can be made if necessary. We want you to be completely happy with your purchase and will do our very best to resolve the matter with you.

CUSTOM ORDERS require payment in advance, and are NON-RETURNABLE. Please remember it is an order especially for YOU: your size; your specifications; and to your taste.
CONDITIONS OF RETURN - PLEASE CLICK "+More" below to see our FULL POLICIES which you agree to by making a purchase in our shop. Under the EU’s distance selling regulations, buyers within the EU have the right to return certain products for any reason by contacting the seller within 14 days of delivery. Item/s must be returned within 28 days of delivery. We reserve the right to reject returns sent or communicated beyond the return limit, or items which are not in the condition in which they were sold as described in the listing. Return postage is at the expense of the buyer and must include proof of postage. IMPORTANT: If the item is not returned in the condition it was sold, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value. All items must be returned unworn, unwashed, undamaged, unused and unaltered. 
PERSONALISED items are NOT eligible for a refund.
BUYERS are responsible for RETURN SHIPPING COSTS, and must provide proof of posting. We also request buyers use an equivalent tracked/insured service that was used for delivery.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
We carefully source and examine our antique & vintage items, and give full condition reports and extra photos when requested. By their very nature, they will have defects to varying degrees, which we endeavour to disclose as accurately as possible. Please ask as many questions as you can before purchase, we are only too happy to help, especially regarding sizing and condition.

DAMAGED ITEMS etc.
If there is a problem or an item arrives damaged please contact us within 24 hours of receipt **and keep the packaging**. If an item arrives damaged, other than what has been described in the listing, please take CLEAR photos of the damage AND the packaging, so a claim can be made if necessary. We want you to be completely happy with your purchase and will do our very best to resolve the matter with you.

CUSTOM ORDERS require payment in advance, and are NON-RETURNABLE. Please remember it is an order especially for YOU: your size; your specifications; and to your taste.

Shipping policies

PROCESSING TIME
Please note due to health issues and living in a rural location I require 3-5 business days to process orders, after CLEARED funds are received. If you have a deadline please contact me before making a purchase so I can try to help. Although I can’t guarantee delivery times I will do everything at my end to ensure a speedy and smooth delivery and transaction.

SHIPPING
I always use a trackable service. High value items are insured. Shipping estimates will be given on request and are generally accurate, however delivery times cannot be absolutely guaranteed.

CUSTOMS AND DUTIES FEES
Buyers are responsible for any customs or duties fees that may apply. Sellers aren't responsible for delays due to customs. We will not falsify the customs form in any way, so to avoid embarrassment please do not ask.

Additional policies

By completing an order with 21st Century Vamp, you accept the terms and conditions mentioned above.

RESERVES are available for a maximum of 3 days without payment.

LAYAWAY is available. Please enquire for full terms and conditions.

SIZING
Vintage clothing sizes do not relate to modern clothing sizes. We post measurements of our vintage clothing and the mannequins they are displayed on. We suggest either comparing the measurements of similarly cut clothing you own; or for more accuracy having your measurements taken and adding an ease allowance of **at least** 5 cm / 2 inches, especially where items have no fastenings. We are always happy to answer further questions, so please don't hesitate to ask.

RARE 1920s Assuit Coat with Lame lining. Flapper Cocoon Cape. Black Velvet collar. Silk border & ties. Museum Quality. Jazz Age. Art Deco.

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Overview

  • Vintage item from the 1920s
  • I understand: Ships 11 jan 2018
  • Materials: Rare Original Cocoon coat, Silver Assuit Cape, Solid Patterned Assuit, Silvery Pale Gold patina, Broze Lamé lining, 1920s glamour, 1920s Costume, Flapper coat, Black velvet collar, Silk border and silk ties
  • Feedback: 106 reviews
  • Favorited by: 206 people
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From United Kingdom

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