CIVIL WAR PLAID SILK TAFFETA PAGODA SLEEVE DRESS W BALLOON UNDERSLEEVES. FASHIONED OF PLAID SILK TAFFETA IN GREEN HUES. SLEEVES SET OFF THE SHOULDER, EPAULET ATOP, MASSIVE PAGODA SLEEVES TRIMMED IN CHENILLE AND SILK BRAID PIPING, INSIDE LINED IN A WHITE SILK TAFFETA. SHEER BILLOWING BALLOON INNER SLEEVES WITH A STRIPE TO THEIR WEAVE, CLOSE WITH A NARROW BAND CUFF AT THE BOTTOM.
CONDITION: THERE ARE 4 SMALL STRAIGHT SPLITS TO THE SILK TAFFETA ON THE SIDE SKIRTING, EASILY MENDED. SEVERAL ADDITIONAL HOOKS ARE NEEDED ON THE CLOSURE OF THE FRONT , OTHERWISE IN STRONG WEARABLE CONDITION. INTERIOR SLEEVE FALLING 4-5 INCHES LONGER. 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_841 GS 7.0.16 (841).
The item "CIVIL WAR PLAID SILK TAFFETA PAGODA SLEEVE DRESS W BALLOON UNDERSLEEVES" is in sale since Thursday, June 27, 2019. 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.