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Authentic Victorian English Emerald Court Dress Calcutta Beetle Wing Embroidery

Authentic Victorian English Emerald Court Dress Calcutta Beetle Wing Embroidery
Authentic Victorian English Emerald Court Dress Calcutta Beetle Wing Embroidery
Authentic Victorian English Emerald Court Dress Calcutta Beetle Wing Embroidery
Authentic Victorian English Emerald Court Dress Calcutta Beetle Wing Embroidery
Authentic Victorian English Emerald Court Dress Calcutta Beetle Wing Embroidery
Authentic Victorian English Emerald Court Dress Calcutta Beetle Wing Embroidery
Authentic Victorian English Emerald Court Dress Calcutta Beetle Wing Embroidery
Authentic Victorian English Emerald Court Dress Calcutta Beetle Wing Embroidery
Authentic Victorian English Emerald Court Dress Calcutta Beetle Wing Embroidery
Authentic Victorian English Emerald Court Dress Calcutta Beetle Wing Embroidery

Authentic Victorian English Emerald Court Dress Calcutta Beetle Wing Embroidery  Authentic Victorian English Emerald Court Dress Calcutta Beetle Wing Embroidery

Authentic Victorian English Emerald Court Dress Calcutta Beetle Wing Embroidery. In the Style of Russian Court Dresses.

Found in a trunk in one of the attics. Labelled on the bodice'C & H Dickins & Jones 232 - 234 Regent St, 31 Argyll Street. AN 1860'S BEETLE WING EMBROIDERED ELABORATE COURT DRESS A three piece court dress made from emerald green silk satin, embellished in iridescent beetle wings, couched to the fabric in gold thread.

The bodice is edged in lace with wide open sleeves, the front is embroidered with beetle wings, boned and the back was laced. The inner white satin skirt is tied around the waist with ribbon, there is a small pocket in the side of the skirt and the front is embroidered fully with beetle wings and gold couch work. The outer skirt is heavily padded along the outer edges falling into a long train at the back, decorated with beetle wings and gold couch work, with a flounce of lace lining on the underside.

The beetle wings are as bright as new, the satin is in good condition although there is a stain on the inner white skirt. The item "Authentic Victorian English Emerald Court Dress Calcutta Beetle Wing Embroidery" is in sale since Tuesday, November 15, 2016. This item is in the category "Antiques\Fabric/Textiles\Other Fabric/Textiles". The seller is "nasiaauctionsuk" and is located in Banbury. This item can be shipped to all countries in Europe, to United States, to Japan, to Canada, to Australia, to New Zealand, IL, to Hong Kong, MY, to Mexico, SG, KR, SA, ZA, AE.


Authentic Victorian English Emerald Court Dress Calcutta Beetle Wing Embroidery  Authentic Victorian English Emerald Court Dress Calcutta Beetle Wing Embroidery