CIVIL WAR ERA WHITE MORNING WRAPPER DRESS W EYELET & EMBROIDERY. DATING TO THE CIVIL WAR ERA. SEWN BY BOTH HAND AND MACHINE. FASHONED OF A FINE COTTON WITH EMBROIDERED COTTON BATISTE INSERTED ON EITHER SIDE OF THE FRONT WITH SMALL POLISHED SHELL BUTTONS CLOSING AND THREE QUARTER INCH PLEATS BETWEEN EACH ROW OF INSERTION.THE SLEEVES ARE SET OFF THE SHOULDER AND HAVE HAND STITCH EYELET CUFFS THAT MATCHES THE EYELET OF THE COLLAR. THE WAISTLINE HAS A PIPED SEAM THAT RUNS FROM THE SIDE FRONT ALL THE WAY AROUND WITH THE REAR SKIRTING FINELY CARTRIDGE PLEATED. AS SEEN, THERE IS A LARGE FIVE INCH TEAR ON THE SIDE RIGHT WAIST AND IT IS ALONG THE SEAM OF THE PLEAT, A STITCHING WOULD EASILY HIDE. STRAIGHT UP FROM THAT POINT, THERE IS AN ADDITIONAL SLICE IN THE SIDE SEAM NEEDING A STITCH CLOSED. TWO ADDITIONAL SPLITS ARE RIGHT BENEATH THE CHIN ON THE SAME SIDE.
ONE BUTTON IS MISSING AND HAS LEFT A SMALL HOLE WHERE IT CAME OFF, A NEW BUTTON WOULD EASILY HIDE. THE SKIRTING HAS THREE PINHEAD STAINS AND SIX PINHEAD HOLES THAT MUST BE HUNTED FOR AND A HALF INCH SMALL TEAR AT THE SIDE SEAM BOTTOM EDGE HEM NEEDS TO BE RE-STITCHED INTO PLACE. Our business name is ANTIQUE WARDROBE.
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These are antique articles, having the age stated. All flaws if any are painstakingly outlined. _gsrx_vers_1271 GS 8.3.4 (1271). The item "CIVIL WAR ERA WHITE MORNING WRAPPER DRESS W EYELET & EMBROIDERY" is in sale since Sunday, March 14, 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.