Very beautiful most hand sewn one of a kind French silk costume with matching bonnet , would fit well for French or German doll about around 13 " ( 33 cm )
Of burgundy and cream silk and fully with elegant details , has square neckline and fine hand ruffled silk front part and fine French lace decoration at each front side. Similar style of back with red silk velvet middle part and both sides are fine hand embroidered like the long sleeves in pagoda style with cream silk pleats at wrist.
Wonderful skirt of cream silk satin ..... has three rows of pleated silk and middle row of French lace. The dress has a typical French style with longer part at back and "que de Paris" wich would hold inside with a small hope skirt cage in perfect form. Back closure at side with hooks and eyes and it is complete lined inside with cream gauze with lace decoartion at slip.
To the lovely dress belongs a very beautiful antique straw hat with burgundy silk decoration matching to the dress and it is pretty ornate with silk ribbons and a wax and flowers bouquet at the high brim. Inside fine lined with gauze !!
Wonderful silk costume with the special elgand look ..... has small color different at silk but otherwise generally excellent fabric condition from 1880th. century !
Total length from shoulder to hem ...... 9" ( 23 cm ) Shoulder to shoulder ............... circa 4 1/4" ( 11 cm ) Waist around ............ circa 9" ( 23 cm )
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