This item from Hesta Nesta is now in the Shop Backroom.
More from Hesta Nesta
The most beautiful oyster coloured silk dress, I think this was a theatrical piece and dates to the 1900's. The bodice comes under the best very much in Regency style and then the fabric of the skirt falls away in folds and is trimmed at the very edges with fringing. The inside of the bodice is wired and trimmed with lace. There is the most beautiful pastel embroidery on the sleeves and the main body of the dress itself. Unfortunately there is some damage to the back of the piece which I have photographed where the silk has split, but this does get lost in the folds somewhat. The piece is for display only and would look wonderful hung in a boudoir on a French Armoire.
Gender: Female, Age Group: Adult, Color: Oyster Coloured, Size: XS
If you were the pending buyer of this item, go to My Account to view, track and check payment for this item.
Oyster Coloured Silk Embroidered Theatre Dress Circa 1900's
$150 USD SOLD
Exquisite Antique Textile Treasures, Accessories & Decorative Antiques
Welcome to Hesta Nesta purveyor of beautiful antique textile treasures and accessories dating from the 1800's to the 1920's.