Exquisite Set! It consists of Dress and Cap, it fit for 23” (58 cm) antique french bebe doll, Jumeau,Steiner,Eden,Bru… Modeled by bebe Jumeau size 10. Please check the measurements on your doll.
The original antique dress made of precious material, a kind of glazed batiste with printed tiny motif, white colour, very soft texture...It features natural waistline., fully open at the front with 6 tiny mother of pearls buttons and tiny hand embroidered buttons. The collar and cuffs of sleeves edged with silk cord pipping and trimmed with Bedfordshire lace. There is a separate piece- over collar or Bib- made of cotton linen with relief motif, fully edged by english embroidery eyelet scalloped ruffle all around. Decorated with lilac silk grosgrain ribbon on the sleeves and gathered bows ( 2 bows at the front and one at the back).
The matching Cap it’s been ornate with white silk ribbon bow, gathered grosgrain ribbon bow at the back and delicate antique millinery bouquet of hydrangea flowers with silk petals in rose, lilac and mauve shades...
The dress measures 8” (20 cm) across shoulders, 15” (38 cm) shoulder to hemline, 17” (43 cm) around the chest and 15 1/4 (39 cm) around waist.
The sleeves measures 5" from under arm to hemline and 7" from shoulder seam to hemline.
The Cap measures 13 3/4” (35 cm) around the band circumference.
Condition: The dress it’s been repaired and still in Very good to Excellent Condition, except for 3 very tiny -pin sized- holes on the back of skirt and 2 very tiny -pin sized- browning stains due to age. The Cap and collar piece are in Excellent Condition.
Absolutely beautiful and ethereal Set! Rare find!
This listing is for the dress, collar piece and Cap only, the doll is not included.
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Exquisite Antique Glazed Batiste Dress Cap for french bebe Jumeau Steiner Eden Bru doll