CIVIL WAR ERA BLACK FLORAL SILK CHANTILLY LACE LARGE SHAWL FOR DRESS. DATING TO THE CIVIL WAR ERA. FASHIONED OF A BLACK SILK CHANTILLY LACE WITH AN UNUSUAL PATTERN THAT I HAVE NOT SEEN. THE PATTERN IS A PAISLEY AND FLORAL DETAIL WITH ALL OF THE EDGES IN SCALLOPED FASHION. NO HOLES SEEN BUT HEAVY WEAR TO THE SCALLOPING, ESPECIALLY ALONG THE FRONT EDGES WHERE WEARING AND TOUCHING HAS CAUSED THE SCALLOPS TO FRAY.
I PERSONALLY WOULD LEAVE AS IS AND JUST REMOVE TRACE EDGE THREADS. LENGTH DOWN CENTER REAR: 49.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 "CIVIL WAR ERA BLACK FLORAL SILK CHANTILLY LACE LARGE SHAWL FOR DRESS" is in sale since Saturday, August 21, 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. This item can be shipped worldwide.