Antique Victorian American Civil War era Teal woven fabric day gown, with large crinoline skirt, with over skrit flounce and fitted bodice with bell sleeves. The dress has been trimmed with royal blue and white ribbon to the bodice and sleeves, which is repeated to the over skirt and skirt hem. The dress fastens to the bodice front via a series of blue ribbon covered buttons, with the skirt having an integral pocket and skirt lifter mechanism to each side (the gilt cord is pulled e and the hem line is lifted up).
The dress is photographed using a crinoline petticoat which is not included in this sale. AGE Circa early 1860's SIZE Bodice Length Front (shoulder to waistband) - 20" Length Back (shoulder to waistband) - 277" Bust - 30" Waist - 26" Sleeve - 19" (shoulder to cuff) Over skirt Length Front - 21" Length Back - 32" Skirt Waist - 26" Length Front - 40" Length Back - 50" CONDITION The gown is in a good condition for age, especially considering it age and delicate nature.There is wear to the hem, with fraying on places. There are areas with brown marks/spotting in places, plus the lining fabric is discoloured, especially to the bodice. The blue/white ribbon trim to the over skirt has started to come away, and would need a stitch or two to repair. The dress is over 150 years old, and whilst all of the major faults have been listed, there maybe other minor issues.
Please refer to the above photographs for details of condition, as these given more detailed information. Length Front (shoulder to waistband) - 20. Length Back (shoulder to waistband) - 277.
Sleeve - 19 (shoulder to cuff) Over skirt. The gown is in a good condition for age.Especially considering it age and delicate nature. The item "Antique Victorian Dress Gown Teal Blue Crinoline Ladies Civil War Era c1860" is in sale since Tuesday, October 12, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Other Antiques". The seller is "rupertandtoby" and is located in Surrey.
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