AUTHENTIC Antique Victorian 1860's Civil War Red Challis Dress Child's Braid Detail As Is. Circa 1860's Civil War era Child's Red Challis Wool Dress made by handBlack Passementerie Braid detailBlack velvet trimmed necklinePuffed Short SleevesEcru Cotton lined bodice stainedHand sewn ButtonholesBlack Glass Ball Buttons for back closureGauging to waistbandAll hand stitchingDamageSee description below. Measurements are Shoulders 8.5" across, Sleeves 4" long each with sleeve bands 6" around each, Armholes about 9" around each, Chest 9.5" across, Waist 9" across & total length from shoulder to hem 20.25.
In Antique Pre-Owned used condition Damaged As IsThe color is a Red with some of the fabric darkened over time... The color is not a bright tomato red or quite as dark skirt as camera caughtWool Challis fabric has moth damage moth holes tornThe skirt fabric has darkened/soilingThe bodice ecru liner has staining/soilingBraid has some wear & fadingChallis Fabric needs to be brushed as picked up lint or fur single hairs due to storageWhen deeply inhaled, a light musty odor... Nothing overwhelming as I have VCDSmoke-free.The item "Antique Victorian 1860's Civil War Red Challis Dress Child's Braid Detail As Is" is in sale since Thursday, May 23, 2019. This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Vintage\Children's Vintage Clothing\Dresses".
The seller is "polishqueen" and is located in Orland, Maine. This item can be shipped worldwide.