The blouse closes with eye hook closures-there is hand stitched boning to the interior. It is in very nice vintage wearabledisplayable condition. There are a couple mall holes and some spots (as shown).I have not laundered this lovely gem. The photos just do not capture the true charm this lovely gem. Measurements Bust Arm Pit to Arm Pit 19" Waist 16.5" (these measurements are side to side flat across) Shoulder to Hem 38" Sleeves- 16" Please note these measurements are taken on the outside of the garment. It is always best to compare to a garment you own that fits you. Thank you for shopping at Forever Chic Textiles! Vintage clothing is worn/pre-loved and has sometimes been in storage for a number of years.
I will describe any flaws that I notice. All vintage clothing is bound to have a trivial flaw here or there. Majority of pieces I list are between 30 and 80 years old and will have normal wear indicative of their age. I may miss something super minor that does not effect the overall look of the piece in any way.I want YOU to enjoy the unique and lovely pieces that I offer to you. My merchandise is collectible and is not new and has lived a long and eventful life. We do not launder or dry clean unless stated in listing, and most times have been in storage for many years picking up old age storage oxidation spots. Remember antique fabrics most always has some sort of flaw from being around so many years. Every effort has been made to describe our items as accurately as possible including flaws and imperfections to the best of our ability.
We mention any marks or stains that are noticed, in the listing. Antiques in perfect condition are more often than not, reproductions.
We never knowingly sell fakes. Circa dates are approximate and not guaranteed, but dated according to some referencing and our experience. Circa means "about the time" and usually references a 10 year period. I you need more time please just let me know.DO NOT DUPLICATE OR COPY! The item "Antique Victorian 1800s Bustle BlouseBobbin Lace Post Civil War Era" is in sale since Tuesday, May 21, 2019.
This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Vintage\Women's Vintage Clothing\Tops". The seller is "mlquilts07" and is located in Burnsville, Minnesota.
This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Canada, Australia.