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Antique c1880 Girls Cotton Coat and Nightgown

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Start price: $10

Estimated price: $100 - $200

Buyer's premium: 18%

Antique c1880 Girls Cotton Coat and Nightgown. This wonderful pairing includes 1 antique Victorian young girls coat featuring a thick ribbed cotton canvas with a wide fold over square collar a wide lace band insert with cutout work in a fan motif and a matching ruffled edge. As well as a high waistline, and a lace insert band along the lower portion of the coat, and a mix of hook and eye and button front closures. Measurements laying flat: shoulders 9”, chest 12.5”, sleeves 9 3/4”, collar 6” wide, length 21”. It is in fair condition with 1 missing button, slight yellowing, spots and discoloration on the neck and collar, several split seams, spots, and rust spots from the hook and front closures. 1 antique young girls sleeveless nightgown/shift featuring a white ribbed cotton base that is heavily embellished with cotton inserts with embroidery and cut out work in a grape motif. As well as French pleats starting at the square neckline, linen covered buttons, several different widths and styles of embroidered/cut work cotton lace trims, and a wide bottom ruffle made of fine thin cotton with both embroidery and cut out lattice work in a repeating floral pattern as well as a scalloped edge.. Measurements laying flat: chest 14”, bottom ruffle 5” wide, length 27.5” long. It is in fair condition with 1 missing button, slight yellowing, spots, 1 medium sized dark rust spot on the lower front left hand side. 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 for first lot 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 each. Please feel free to contact us with any questions or for an International Shipping Quote BEFORE the auction.