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~~~ RESERVE for K. / Three Piece French BeBe Silk Costume ~~~
Very pretty antique French silk costume .... fit perfect for doll´s about circa 24"-25" ( 62 - 64 cm ).... for Jumeau - Steiner - Bru - Gaultier - Eden Bebe or also perfect for a German doll.
Very beautiful three piece costume.... a fine antique silk jacket of two color silk in pale pink and ivory and woven pattern in the pink silk. It is beautiful ornate with hand made French lace and lace ruffles at the front part . Some hand made silk buttons and silk bow decorate the side and front part and it was closed at back side with some metal hooks and rings. The jacket has 3/4 long sleeves with nice lace ruffles at wrist and large silk "puff" at the both upper arms. Inside fine lined with ivory soft cotton and most hand sewn !! The skirt is also very pretty.... made of fine French ivory striped silk and pretty embroidery lace at hem... It is typical French longer train in back with small " Que de Paris " at the beck side and a small hope skirt cage inside hold the " Que..... always in perfect form. A very pretty flowers garland with small flowers bouquets decorate the skirt at front and one side. A similar small bouquet you find also at the front of the jacket. The skirt is lined with soft ivory cotton and it also most hand sewn.....
As finishing belongs a beautiful hand made silk bonnet to this costume. Fully small ruffles and pleats and from the same pretty antique silk as the jacket. Fine lace ruffle decoration at front around the brim and back side and also here you find a very pretty garland with some small flowers bouquets at the outside of bonnet. A small rack of wire inside hold the bonnet always in perfect form and inside is it lined also with ivory cotton.
A wonderful one of a kind three piece costume for one of your favorite doll´s.... you will never find such the same or a similar again....
Long at front from neck to me ...... 15" ( 38 cm ) Waist around ...... 14,5" ( 37 cm ) Shoulder to shoulder ..... circa 6" ( 15 cm )
Many thanks for your interest and please let me know if you have a question.....
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