Exquisite 1880's Victorian Costume Jacket Dress Beads/Lace For Some Restoration
This stunning black silk and velvet Victorian outfit probably dates from the 1880's and luckily, still has the original dressmaker's label, so we know it was made in France by Sara Maya A Morhanger. Please note that there is a gown by the same dressmaker in the V & A, so this antique outfit really is of museum quality and deserves to be preserved. Approximate measurements: Jacket, shoulder to shoulder is 13", sleeves length to include lovely lace trim, 24", bust 36", waist up to 28". The skirt also has waist size of about 28", hips are 40/42" and as you can see, t. He back of the skirt has a slight bustle effect, finished with a long train, so the back length of the skirt is about 66. The jacket and skirt are both made from lovely black silk taffeta and both pieces are decorated all over with black devore velvet circles/dots - these seem to have been applied individually. The costume is also generously embellished with gorgeous black lace and embroidered black ribbons/trim. The sleeves and bodice are also most beautifully decorated with lace, metal beads, sequins, etc. The item "Exquisite 1880's Victorian Costume Jacket Dress Beads/Lace For Some Restoration" is in sale since Thursday, February 27, 2020. This item is in the category "Clothes, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Vintage Clothing & Accessories\Women's Vintage Clothing\Dresses". The seller is "littledonkey01" and is located in Trefin. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bolivia, Brunei darussalam, Dominica, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Liechtenstein, Macao, Monaco, Martinique, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Paraguay, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Chile, Bahamas, Costa rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay, Bermuda, Barbados, Cayman islands, Jordan, Saint lucia, Sri lanka, Maldives, Oman, Reunion, South africa, Ukraine, Colombia.
- Waist Size: 28"
- Size: S (8-10)
- Country/Region of Manufacture: France
- Look: Eveningwear
- Decade: Pre 1890
- Chest Size: 36"
- Material: Lace/Velvet/Silk Taffeta
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Shoulder to Shoulder: 13"
- Main Colour: Black
- Brand: Sara Maya A Morhanger
- Shoulder to Hem: 54"