Charles & Co. evening cardigan
Blackest-black, soft wool is decorated with thickly-dimensional silk-floss-embroidered roses. By Charles & Co.of British Hong Kong. 50's-era pin-up sweater stylings:
Trim fit. High, jewel neck. Bracelet-length sleeves. Closes with tiny, pearl-shaped buttons. Lined in black china silk.
size & fit- sm/med
shoulders (seam-to-seam): 14 1/2"
bodice (shoulder-to-waist): 19 1/2"
original size: 36
Highly-wearable & in beautiful shape. No exterior holes, stains or fading. Embroidery colors are slightly washed out in photos.
Alteration: bead buttons are not original to sweater.
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