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Tricolor Bar Suit From Liberation - France Circa 1945



Circa 1945 France Astonishing tricolor skirt suit in Bar suit style dating from the Liberation of France around 1944/1945. Silk twill or fibranne (?) woven with checks made with small blue and red herringbone patterns on a white background. Fitted jacket with a small shawl collar and short sleeves with turn-ups and triangular yokes to mark the hips. Large buttons covered with the same fabric. Elegant straight skirt with box pleats on the front and steel zip fastening on the back. Set made at home or by a local seamstress taking the rationing period into account. Small halos under the armpits and some very slight yellowing at the folds, otherwise no hole or stain. Very good condition of color and conservation. Dimensions: Equivalent French Size 36/38 Jacket: Height 55 cm Shoulder 38 cm Collar 11 cm Sleeve 27 cm Chest 85 cm Waist 69 cm Skirt: Height 60cm Waist 66cm Hips 88cm


  • Dimensions
    Marked Size: Equivalent French Size 36/38 (EU)
  • Style
    1945 (Of the Period)
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Very Good Condition and Color.
  • Seller Location
    Toulon, FR
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU633310281802

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Toulon, France
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