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Exquisite Tiny french bebe couturier costume, it consists of dress and hat.
It fit a 11” to 12” (28-30 cm) doll. Especially nice to fit a tiny french Bebe -Jumeau, Steiner…probably nice for Bleuette sized doll. Please check the measurements on your doll.
This ensemble is fully hand made from fine quality antique materials -pure silk from 1880s period in marvelous blue aqua shade. Completely sewn by hand with minuscule stitch!
The Dress features low waistline with fully pleated skirt. The bodice has a gathered center piece trimmed with early valenciennes lace and decorated with an old golden metal circular piece with filigree motif and one tiny pearl in the center. The low waistline ornate with early valenciennes lace and sequinned trim with tiny beads. The neckline edged with white satin silk pipping. Lovely hand made tatted lace trim on the neckline and cuffs of sleeves. The bodice and the pleated skirt lined in early dotted net lace. The skirt has 2 layers petticoat -blue early tulle and tiny pleated organdy - sewn to the waistline. A creamy pure silk ribbon bow adorns the back. The back closes with 5 black metal hooks and hand embroidered tiny loops.
The Hat made, lined and ornate with same antique materials as the dress. Two rows of wire -inside the crown and brim. A valenciennes lace appliqué flower adorns the crown. Decorated with millinery bouquet of orange blossoms. Lovely silk ribbon ties.
The Dress measures 3” (7 cm) across the shoulders (from shoulder seam to shoulder seam), 6" (15 cm) shoulder to hemline , 8” (20 cm) around the waist, 9" ( 23 cm) around the low waistline, 8,5" (21 cm) around chest and 4,5" (11,5 cm) around the neckline. The sleeves measures 2" from under arm to hemline of cuff, 3 " from shoulder seam to hemline.
The Hat measures 6” (15 cm) side to side through the front brim and 4” (10 cm) around the neckline.
Both pieces in Excellent condition. Meticulous hand work…Absolutely beautiful!
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Superb Pure silk tiny french Bebe Couturier Dress w/ Petticoat and Hat
$417 USD SOLD
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