Fall Vintage Clothing & Accessories Auction
Antique 19th Century Dark Wine Silk Wedding 2 Pc Dress. Provenance states this dress was worn by a 17 year old bride in Massachusetts. Top features long sleeves, a high collar, and brass mirror backed buttons down the front. 3 buttons are detached, but present, and it is missing 1 other button. Both pieces are fully line with a brown cotton fabric. Hand and machine constructed with hand made buttonholes. There is evidence that the seams were let out, later, possibly for maternity. The skirt accommodates a bustle and has a box pleated ruffle. It is displayed on a child mannequin 10-12 years old. Measures laying flat 14" bust, 21" sleeve, 19" long in the front. Skirt 13" waist, 38" long. In good condition, missing skirt closures. Please see all the photos for additional imperfections. We do our best to describe all items in detail and provide pictures. If you have any doubt, please ask questions! We will provide extra pictures, or can schedule an in person or video conference preview at your convenience. In house Flat Rate Shipping of $20 is a domestic shipping estimate and includes insurance. We will gladly combine multiple lots for your convenience and economy. Each additional lot we can pack in the same box is $5. Please feel free to contact us with any questions.