Vintage Lingerie & Loungewear
Cart 0
  • Your cart is currently empty.

Antique 1900's - 1910's Dress | Buttercream Silk with White Chantilly Lace & Animal Bone | Size XS

$215.00

Availability:

Out of Stock
Unavailable
Or

Antique 1900-1910s dress made of buttercream silk with a gorgeous chantilly lace sleeve and faux-shawl collar. A stunning piece of history, with a net upper bodice and nipped waist made of gathered silk and a cotton inner panel that covers short 'whalebone' stays. This very special dress falls to the ankle with a padded hem and loose drape through the hip, slick and slim, with a gathered knee for texture. Closing at the waist and down the side with eye-hooks which hide nicely beneath the folds. A remarkable gown!

*** ***
CONDITION :

Excellent: Hand washed and steamed, structurally sound. Lace and tull are still stretchy, and silk has not one single bit of rot as this gown was lovingly stored. Animal bone stays are a bit fragile and curved due to age but not brittle. A few mends to the tulle that hides under the 'shawl'. A few small holes and spots as pictured. There is a bag of silk-covered buttons that I will include, did not sew onto the dress because they're rust-stained.;

*** ***

BRAND/LABEL - None

COLOR - Buttercream, white

MATERIAL - Silk, lace

SIZE - XS

MEASUREMENTS:
- Taken inside-out to measure inner layer then doubled.
- Length was taken from top of shoulder to hem.
- Shown unpinned on a size 2 dress form.

SHOULDER - 16"
SLEEVE LENGTH - 7"
SLEEVE WIDTH - 10-12"
BUST - 32-34"
WAIST - 27"
HIP - 41"
LENGTH - 56"
LENGTH/SHOULDER TO WAIST - 13"

*** ***

See the FAQs for more information pertaining to the following:
- Returns & Cancellations
- Sizing Details
- How I Process your Orders
- How I care for the items I sell
- Vintage Shopping
- Shipping & Insurance - Shipping & Insurance

Customer Reviews

No reviews yet
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
We use cookies to improve your experience on our website. By browsing this website, you agree to our use of cookies.