CIVIL WAR 1850S PRINT SILK TAFFETA DRESS W PLEATED FRONT STOMACH - AS FOUND. FASHIONED OF A FLORAL FIGURED SILK TAFFETA WITH TWO TONE GRID LINES RUNNING THROUGHOUT.THE FRONT BODICE IS LAYERED IN PLEATING THROUGHOUT THE STOMACH IN THE POINTED PANEL, OPENING TO GATHERING OVER THE BUST. THE SLEEVES ARE SHORT WITH A V ETCH ON EACH SIDE AND AN INNER SLEEVE FALLING LONGER OF NET. SEAMS ARE PIPED THROUGHOUT, WONDERFUL HAND STITCHING SEEN THROUGHOUT THE INTERIOR, FULLY SEWN BY HAND THROUGHOUT. NOTE THE AS FOUND CONDITION, THERE IS BREAKAGE AND STAINING UNDERNEATH EACH ARM, BROKEN SILK ALONG THE RIGHT WAIST EDGE ON THE SKIRTING WITH THE SKIRTING SCATTERED WITH SMALL BROWN STAINS, SCATTERED HOLES WITH THREE, THREE INCH SPLITS AND A BITE ABSENCE NEAR THE HOOK CLOSURE. THIS DRESS IS NOT CONSIDERED WEARABLE, BEST FOR STUDY OR EXAMPLE. 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_841 GS 7.0.16 (841). The item "CIVIL WAR 1850S PRINT SILK TAFFETA DRESS W PLEATED FRONT STOMACH AS FOUND" is in sale since Thursday, December 27, 2018. This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Vintage\Women's Vintage Clothing\Dresses".
The seller is "jamiexmas*" and is located in Southbridge, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.