This is a beautiful circa 1900 off-white cotton Gibson Girl fashion doll dress plus a white cotton night gown that has served as slip for the dress.
This dress has a pigeon breast style with 4 rows of lace inserted, lace trim around neck and cuffs, and also a row of lace inserted around the hem line. The back closes with hooks that were added later. The cotton fabric has vertical lines in the weave. Measurements: 20.5" from top of shoulder to bottom of hem, 6" flat across waist, 7" shoulder to waist, 13" waist to hem, 3" flat across armhole, 2" flat across cuff, 3" flat across neckline. Condition is good.
The sturdy white cotton nightgown has lace trim at neck and cuffs. Measurements: 17.5" from top of shoulder to bottom of hem, 8.5" flat across chest, 2.75" flat across armhole, 2" flat across cuff, 3.25" flat across neckline. Condition: Good except for 1 small dark stain on the back.
These garments make a great set for your large antique bisque doll.
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