This is a sweet circa 1920s - 1930s cotton print dress plus white cotton slip suitable for a large doll approximately 26" -28" tall, or for a small child. Please check measurements for best fit. The dress opens in front and has 5 mother of pearl buttons to close. It has a yoke and gathers below. The short sleeves end in a narrow cuff. The white cotton slip buttons on top of each shoulder strap. It has a single inch deep pleat and a row of crocheted lace trim at the bottom. The neck and arm holes are finished with a crocheted edge as well
The dress measures 16" shoulder to hem, a loose 14" flat across the chest between underarms, 4" flat across top of neck, 3.5" flat across cuff, and 3.5" sleeve length measured from underarm.
Dress condition is good. Perhaps slightly faded and yellowed with age, but sturdy and no tears or holes.
The slip measures 16" from shoulder to hem, 12.5" flat across chest between underarms.
Slip condition is good but for some yellowing and a few brown specks. Sturdy and no rips or holes.
This set would look great on a large bisque or early composition doll.
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