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Wearing vintage fur is a fashion statement that can elevate any winter outfit offering a luxe factor.

This gorgeous piece hails from a Private Collection and would compliment pairing with any stylish authentic kimono, jacket or coat. Or, why not use for a winter wedding!

Clasp together with a vintage brooch for yet another look - so versatile! Wear it your way - be your own bird.

Circa: 1940 - 1970
Origin: Stylist Private Collection
Label Frank Gross

: Vintage Fur (unknown Musquash?) silk lined
Condition: Excellent commensurate with age and love
Modern Size Indicator*: One Size

ABOUT THE DESIGNER: Born in 1908, Frank Gross was a fashion designer in Vienna who came to Dunedin in 1934. A furrier by profession, he set up a fur fashion store in the Octagon, Dunedin. A prominent painter, he later moved to Christchurch, founding (1962) The Town and Country Society of Artists in an effort to unite local artists and art clubs. More information can be found here.

NOTE: Sale Items/Damaged Items cannot be exchanged, refunded or returned. Please note this may incur a heavier freight shipping charge. Have you read our blog on The Case for Vintage Fur ... Painted Bird Vintage sells only true vintage and faux fur. We do not condone the killing of animals for current fashion trends nor, the dumping of vintage fur to landfill. Colors may display differently on various devices.

Our vintage items are rated as follows:
  • Excellent: Near or near to new quality, with no noted flaws and may often be presented in original packaging or, with original tags (deadstock) all commensurate with age and love
  • Very Good: May have some minor issue, as seen or noted
  • Good: Some minor flaws which may be repairable, or may not detract from the garment when worn
  • Rescue: Flaws as described which may or may not detract when worn in most cases possibility of repair

We estimate sizes as current or, 'modern' sizing rather than vintage sizing as eras do vary.

Please take a moment to check if this item will fit!
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Still not sure? Just email us the details of this piece and your measurements, and we can help you check if it will fit before you purchase.

Please take a moment to view our Refund Policy! Under the New Zealand Consumer Guarantees Act, stores providing second-hand or used clothing do not come under the same regulations as newly made clothing. Read our full Refund Policy for Painted Bird, Stylist Services and The Aviary (opens in a new window). We cannot refund or exchange earrings, hair accessories or face masks for hygiene reasons. We also cannot refund or exchange gift cards. Cancellation and 'no-show' appointments made for stylist and fitting room services are also subject to a no refund policy.

Still not sure? We'll gladly hold this item for you for 24 hours while we provide measurements of this item on request. Don't miss out - email us today.