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Beautifully Rebuilt Edwardian Hand Embroidered Lace Dress

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The textiles of this magical dress date from the turn of the century however it's design and construction was altered most likely in the 1970s. Made from a luxurious heavy linen you can't find today it has been entirely embroidered by hand with an eyelet lace design. The sleeves made of cotton net are all pin-tucked and fit trim and snug with a beautifully delicate lace cuff. Finished off at the neckline with some hand made crochet and you have a real wonder of mixed techniques in the construction of this dress.

Details

  • Designer
    Unknown
  • Period
  • Material notes

    Cotton

    Linen

  • Condition
    Excellent. Please understand this is a site selling antique, meaning used items. We work our hardest to provide pieces for you in the most pristine condition however minor flaws are to be expected as with all antiques..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    D 57 in.

    D 144.78 cm

  • Marked size
    0-4 (NA)
  • Bust
    38 in. (96.52 cm)
  • Waist
    28 in. (71.12 cm)
  • Hip
    35 in. (88.9 cm)
  • Length
    57 in. (144.78 cm)
  • Seller location
    New York, NY
  • Seller reference number
    LDVIC3ON343
  • Reference number
    LU16121677473

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