Exquisite couturier costume! It fit for 23” (58 cm) doll. Especially nice for bebe Jumeau,Steiner,Bru, Eden …. Modeled by bebe Jumeau size 10. Please check the measurements on your doll.
Made from antique materials with the highest quality and textures and sumptuous combination of greens and gold colours.
Completely sewn by hand with minuscule stitch!
Both pieces made of silk brocade in cobalt, turquoise and aquamarine green shades with flowered motif in silver green threads, beautiful soft texture...
Either the Dress as the Bonnet trimmed with rows of iridescent beige pipping ornate with golden metallic lace (brass shade) from 19th century period and decorated with green silk linen tassels. Both pieces fully lined with beige pure linen with gauze texture.
The Dress features Basque waistline. Lovely “secret pocket” inside the bodice, it’s a beige lace piece covered by an antique silk piece printed: "Order of the Garter- Great Britain” and adorned with beige lace trim. The back closes with 5 pairs of black metal hooks and eyes.
The Dress measures 8” (20 cm) across shoulders (from shoulder seam to shoulder seam), 13” (33 cm) shoulder to hemline, 15” (38 cm) around the waist and 16” ( 41 cm) around the chest. The sleeves measures 4,5” (11,5 cm) from under arm to hemline and 6” (15 cm) from the shoulder seam to hemline.
The Bonnet (Coif style) decorated with antique millinery bouquet of rose and rosebuds with silk, chiffon and velvet petals in aquamarine and turquoise shades.
The Bonnet measures 13” (33 cm) side to side through the brim -at the front - metallic lace included and 10” (26 cm) around the neckline -metallic lace included.
Very good to Excellent Condition. Only the lace of the pocket (inside the bodice) has a rose coloration due to age. Meticulous attention to detail...Absolutely beautiful costume...
This listing is for the Dress and Bonnet only, the doll is not included. Please do not hesitate to contact me for any question. Thanks for visiting my shop!