Item 2018.169 - 1930's Rayon/silk jersey vest

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1930's Rayon/silk jersey vest


  • 1930s (Creation)

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Small 1930's rayon blend jersey vest in a broken white worn as an under garment. It has been constructed as a tubular knit on a rotary frame so there are no side seams. The arm holes have been cut to sit very narrowly on the chest and the neck and armholes have been finished with a thick coverstitch with a much lighter rolled hem finishing on the hem.
Country of Design: England
Country of Manufacture: England

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rayon/silk jersey
Colour/Print: Ecru
Details: rayon jersey, coverstitch, knitting on the round
Label: No label except price label: 'Sale Price 2/6' (reduced from 8/11 to 4/11 to 2 shillings and sixpence)

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