This sweet day dress is made of organdy and has hand done embroidery and smocking. The edging is French lace with a ruffled hem. Two tiny buttons form the back closure. The underslip is made of the same fabric and has buttons at the shoulder making it easy to put on and take off. The gathered puffed sleeves and embroidered bib at the neck complete this perfect toddler dress. The dress measures 19 inches from the back neck to the bottom. It dates between 1900-1920. Mint condition.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #1190779 (stock #S19-3513)
This is a fabulous chatelaine that was found in England and has a waist plaque that is classically decorated with a dancing girl and a goat. Five appendages are suspended from the central waist clip by substantial chain links. The pieces include, a circular pin disk, scent bottle, scissors in a sheath, a thimble bucket, and a needle case. The waist plaque is 2" X 1 3/4 inches. The length, at the longest point, is 12 inches. Excellent condition!!