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40s Purple Arrow Pleat Skirt XS/S


Vintage 1940s skirt in muted grape purple rayon with cool little embroidered triangles capping off kick pleats along the hem. Side metal zipper and amber color button closure. Perfect medium weight fabric to wear in all seasons, with or without tights.

Label: None
Size: XS/S (26" W)
Content: Rayon (cotton-y feel)
Circa: 1940s
Condition: Great / very light wear throughout, some snags to the embroidered triangles

• Style No. SK498

Fit notes - high waist, tight hip, flared kick pleats at the hem

Waist: 26"
Hip: 36"
Hem: 50"
Length: 27"


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