Vintage 50s B Altman Black Sequin Wool Knit Bolero Made in Italy Ladies Size Medium

This is a wonderful 50s era knit bolero fully covered in black sequins with an exposed knit border around the edge of the piece. The bolero was made in Italy during the 50s for B Altman. It is made in a simple, classic, bolero style with short sleeves and no shoulder/sleeve seam - it is knit in a T shape with a rounded cutaway at the center front. It is made of 100% wool and it is unlined.

Age: 1950s

Label: Made in Italy for B. Altman & Co

Color: Black

Material: Wool & plastic sequins

Sizing: No size is indicated, but this should fit a medium size depending on preference for looseness/tightness of fit - please rely on the following measurements for fit:

Shoulders: 16" across, estimated due to lack of seam - it measures 32" across the top, including the sleeves

Sleeves: 8" long from estimated shoulder

Bust: 40" around with a 2" gap down the center front

Overall length: 15 1/2"


It is in very good condition - very clean and looks like it saw little use, no wear, tear, piling, stains or odors.

This is a striking bolero, of very nice quality as B. Altman was a high end retailer.....wonderful piece to dress up a holiday outfit....

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Item ID: RL-poppy1760

Gender: Female, Age Group: Adult, Color: Black, Size: M

$120 USD

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