DATING TO THE CIVIL WAR ERA. FASHIONED OF A HIGH SHINING BLACK SILK SATIN WITH PIPED SEAMS AND A ROUNDED REAR WITH LONG TAILS IN THE FRONT. THE BLACK LACE HAS SOME SMALL BREAKAGE, BUT IS FRAIL, I PERSONALLY WOULD REMOVE OR REPLACE. THERE IS A SMALL AREA OF PIN POINTS OF WEAR ALONG THE CENTER REAR WITH FIVE ERASER SIZED AND PINHEAD HOLES.
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_837 GS 7.0.15 (837). The item "GOTHIC MOURNING CIVIL WAR ERA BLACK SILK SATIN SHAWL W LACE TRIMS" is in sale since Sunday, August 12, 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.