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Victorian Silk Shantung 2 Pc Dress W Soutache And Floral Emb Trims

Victorian Silk Shantung 2 Pc Dress W Soutache And Floral Emb Trims
Victorian Silk Shantung 2 Pc Dress W Soutache And Floral Emb Trims
Victorian Silk Shantung 2 Pc Dress W Soutache And Floral Emb Trims
Victorian Silk Shantung 2 Pc Dress W Soutache And Floral Emb Trims
Victorian Silk Shantung 2 Pc Dress W Soutache And Floral Emb Trims
Victorian Silk Shantung 2 Pc Dress W Soutache And Floral Emb Trims
Victorian Silk Shantung 2 Pc Dress W Soutache And Floral Emb Trims
Victorian Silk Shantung 2 Pc Dress W Soutache And Floral Emb Trims

Victorian Silk Shantung 2 Pc Dress W Soutache And Floral Emb Trims
VICTORIAN SILK SHANTUNG 2 PC DRESS W SOUTACHE AND FLORAL EMB TRIMS. DATING TO THE VICTORIAN ERA. FASHIONED OF SILK SHANTUNG THAT IS NATURAL IN COLOR WITH LIGHTER SOUTACHE SILK CORDING RUNNING IN STRIPES THROUGH EITHER SIDE OF THE SKIRT AND IN A LARGE FLORAL AND FOLIAGE DETAILING IN THE CENTER BETWEEN TWO PLEATS. THE BODICE IS IN SIMILAR SOUTACHE ON THE FRONT WITH PLEATS BETWEEN, A CHEMICAL LACE YOKE AND HIGH COLLAR THAT IS TRIMMED ON BOTH THE TOP AND THE BOTTOM WITH PINK AND GREEN EMBROIDERED FLORALS. THE SLEEVES ARE PLEATED FROM SHOULDER TO ELBOW WITH ELBOW TO WRIST IN SOUTACHE AND FINISHED IN THE EMBROIDERY. CLOSES IN THE REAR WITH WOOD CENTERED SPIDER WEB STITCH COVERED BUTTONS. CONDITION: SOME MILD UNDERARM STAINING SEEN, I HAVE MADE NO ATTEMPT TO CLEAN. THE INNER COLLAR WAS BACKED IN COTTON WITH A BASE STITCH AND THE LACE AND NET OF THE HIGH COLLAR HAS DARKENED WITH AGE STAINING.

THE SKIRT WAS ORIGINALLY MORE FULL, WHEN STUDIED INSIDE YOU CAN SEE THE GATHERING ON THE PLEATS. SEVERAL POINTS OF THE SOUTACHE COULD USE A STITCH TO STRENGTHEN.

COLLAR: 3 X 14 1/2. Vintage and antique items ARE NOT new items. IF YOU ARE IN GERMANY OR ITALY. Often for proper fit, hang, and wear ability, pieces will need to be altered and/or adding a hook or snap here or there, with a seam closure or strengthening needed.

Vintage clothing is most often worn previously, and if old stock, often has slight imperfections from storage, a hint of color or odor. Measurements are to be assumed that they are at maximum, if you have any questions, please ask PRIOR to the auctions end. These are antique articles, having the age stated. All flaws if any are painstakingly outlined. _gsrx_vers_1228 GS 8.1 (1228).

The item "VICTORIAN SILK SHANTUNG 2 PC DRESS W SOUTACHE AND FLORAL EMB TRIMS" is in sale since Wednesday, June 3, 2020. This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Vintage\Women's Vintage Clothing\Dresses". The seller is "jamiexmas*" and is located in Southbridge, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Decade: 1890s
  • Brand: Unbranded
  • Look: Victorian
  • Material: 100% Silk
  • Color: Multi-Color
  • Original/Reproduction: Original
  • MPN: Does Not Apply

Victorian Silk Shantung 2 Pc Dress W Soutache And Floral Emb Trims