Stunning 1910s Edwardian black silk bodice featuring a muted dot pattern, bronze floral lace details, a fantastic low neckline and some built-in bust enhancers! Though this piece is quite small, it's in fantastic, sturdy shape and would be lovely displayed with a frilly jabot or lace-trimmed corset cover. Fully lined in cotton, hook & eye closures at front. Eligible for layaway, please contact me for details.
MEASUREMENTS: (taken with garment lying flat; bust, waist & hips doubled for your convenience) →shoulder to shoulder: 14 inches →bust: 29 inches →waist: 13 inches →armscye: 7 inches →length: 17 inches →sleeve length: 24 inches
ESTIMATED SIZE: XX-Small
CONDITION: Excellent antique condition. This bodice is strong, sturdy and ready to go. There's a few small things to note: →Some even, overall fading to the floral design details. →Some light wear to the surface of the velvet at the waistband. →A few small pricks to the lining. →Has two sewn-in labels; looks like museum or private collection storage.
Please keep in mind this is a vintage garment, which means minor signs of wear are to be expected. Any significant flaws are always noted in the description. All garments are mended, cleaned and ready to wear unless otherwise noted.
COLOR: Black with bronze lace
MORE INFORMATION: No maker or contents labels. Appears to be made of silk faille, silk velvet and cotton muslin. Medium weight fabric with a supple, silky handfeel.
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