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1913 opera and evening coats. I've recently re-watched BBC/HBO Parade's End series, Sylvia's character wears a coat similar to these, and is damn elegant.

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Documented 1950s Yma Sumac's Sophie Gimbel Saks Opera Coat

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Vintage Handmade Velvet Opera Coat

Vintage Handmade Velvet Opera Coat by FlossysSuitcase on Etsy

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Vintage Handmade Velvet Opera Coat

Vintage Handmade Velvet Opera Coat by FlossysSuitcase on Etsy

Opera coat, c.1922 "The coat is fashioned from cobalt blue devoré velvet, cut to a ground of bronzed gold metallic lamé. The upper back and sleeve borders are of solid silk velvet elaborately embroidered with a Persian pattern of bronze metallic cord and small, coral colored beads. The bodice front sections of the coat are self lined with devoré velvet; the rest of the coat is lined with rose colored silk velvet."

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