Exquisite couturier costume! It fit for 19” (48 cm) doll. Especially nice for bebe Jumeau, Steiner, Bru, Eden ….Probably nice also for 20” (50 cm) doll. Please note the dress and bonnet are modeled by bebe Jumeau size 7 but they are nice for bebe Jumeau size 8 and probably 9 also. Please check the measurements given on your doll.
Made from antique materials with the highest quality and textures and sumptuous combination of green and golden shades of colours.
Both pieces made of silk brocade in cobalt, turquoise and aquamarine green shades with flowered motif in silver green threads. Exquisite relief motif and soft texture...
Either the Dress as the Bonnet trimmed with rows of iridescent beige pipping and ornate with golden metallic lace (brass shade) from 19th century period.
The Dress features natural waistline. Ornate with a gorgeous piece of antique net lace on each shoulder. These pieces carefully embroidered by hand with fine metallic threads and a flower motif (pearls and turquoise bead) and edged by antique metallic lace in gold brass tone covered by a lot of turquoise tiny beads. Each piece ornate with a fine tassel made with translucent golden tiny beads. The skirt decorated with antique millinery rose flower -silk, satin and chiffon petals in rose and fuchsia shades and green velvet leaves. The underskirt or petticoat sewn to the waist band is made of antique white linen beautifully embroidered by hand with flowers, leaves and eyelets motif. Marvelous antique metallic lace all around the neckline. Lovely “secret pocket” inside the bodice. The back closes with 5 pairs of black metal hooks and eyes.
The Bonnet (Coif style) lined in green net lace, ornate with metallic lace covered by a lot of turquoise tiny beads and decorated with antique silk rose flower. Lovely silk ribbon ties in beautiful brass tone.
The Dress measures 6” (15 cm) across shoulders (from shoulder seam to shoulder seam), 13” (33 cm) shoulder to hemline, 12,5” (32 cm) around the waist and 14” ( 35 cm) around the chest. The sleeves measures 3,5” (9 cm) from under arm to hemline and 5” (12,5 cm) from the shoulder seam to hemline.
The Bonnet measures 9,5” (24 cm) side to side through the brim at the front and 8” (20 cm) around the neckline (without the metallic lace).
Excellent Condition. 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!