ACQUIRED FROM A PRIVATE MASSACHUSETTS MUSEUM DE-ACCESSION. A VERY RARE SILK CHANTILLY LACE SHAWL THAT IS CHOCOLATE BROWN IN COLOR, NOTE THE PHOTO NEXT TO THE BLACK SILK TAFFETA SHAWL FOR THE TRUE COLORING. FASHIONED OF A SILK CHANTILLY LACE WITH A FINE NET GROUND WITH FLORALS AND FOLIAGE VIRTUALLY FULLY FILLING IN THE ENTIRE RECTANGULAR SHAWL WITH SCALLOPED EDGING FOLLOWING THE FLORAL PATTERNS.
THE ONLY FLAW IS A SMALL FINGERTIP HOLE, AS PICTURED, THAT MUST BE HUNTED FOR. A NEAT MEND WOULD FULLY RESOLVE. NO WEAKNESS, NO DRYNESS, NO SIGNS OF WEAR. A MOST BEAUTIFUL, RARELY FOUND MID 19TH CENTURY SHAWL. END TO END ACROSS THE TOP: 104.Our business name is ANTIQUE WARDROBE. We can be found online on other platforms as well. Antiquewardrobe_ as well as Antique-Wardrobe. Vintage and antique items ARE NOT new items.
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_1292 GS 8.3.6 (1292). The item "RARE CIVIL WAR ERA CHOCOLATE BROWN FLORAL SILK CHANTILLY LACE SHAWL FOR DRESS" is in sale since Wednesday, August 18, 2021. This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Vintage\Women's Vintage Clothing\Dresses". The seller is "jamiexmas*" and is located in Southbridge, Massachusetts.
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