CIRCA 19THC.CHILD'S PIQUE BUSTLE DRESS W/SOUTACHE EMBROIDERY. A wonderful period pique dress with elaborate soutache embroidery. One of the prettiest dresses I have come across! There is embroidery is along the bodice , on the deep scalloped edges, sleeves, pockets with a wonderful pique additional piece for the waist that has soutache embroidery and ruffles.In very good condition. (Item #247)
CIRCA 1800's,ELEGANT EMPIRE GOWN WITH FINE NET INSERTIONS. CIRCA 1810-1820, a elegant and fine linen christening gown with piping ,pintucking and fine net insertions on bodice, wide bands at the bottom of the gown and also along the wings of the gown. In good strong condition but the gown has a tiny rust spot at the bottom and a few small ones at the back which need to be spot cleaned. The design on this gown is quite lovely, a nice item for the early collector. (Item #246)
CIRCA 1900, CHILD'S FINE LAWN DRESS WITH BIRDS,VALENCIENNE LACE. A beautiful lawn dress with a wonderful large collar that has Swiss embroidery and lace. The design on the Valencienne lace is quite lovely and also rare with peacocks and florals in the design. A wonderful dress for the collector! In very good condition.(Item #245)
CIRCA 1860's, SUPERB CHILD'S DRESS WITH SOUTACHE EMBROIDERY. A wonderful early dress composed of fine linen with a elaborate design of lace insertions and ecru soutache embroidery. There is work around the collar with a heavily embroidered design at the front with further work on the sleeves and on the additional piece that goes around the waist. A rare period piece in very good strong condition. (Item#244)
CIRCA 19THC.EXQUISITE BRUSSELS POINT DE GAZE LACE TRIANGULAR SHAWL. A very beautiful cream Brussels Point De Gaze lace triangular shawl measuring apprx. 96" by 35" at widest part,apprx. 243.84 cm by 88.9cm. The design is quite lavish and heavily encrusted with scrollwork, there are roses with three dimensional petals, and swags of flowers meandering vines and florals and scattered Point De esprit throughout the shawl.The shawl is excellent in design and workmanship and retains its original cream patina. In very good strong condition, a few tiny minor openings. This shawl does not seem as if it was used much at all and so a wonderful items for the collector of fine Brussels lace.
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CIRCA 1920, HANDMADE CANTON SHAWL W/POLYCHROME EMBROIDERY.There is wonderful hand embroidery on this beautiful silk Canton embroidered shawl.Vibrant colors on the florals and exceptional workmanship.The design has undulating vines, roses and a array of other wonderful flowers .Measuring approx. 65" to include wide border of 17-18" Macrame border.The shawl has a good weight and looks magnificent on.In very good strong condition, seems as if it was rarely used.