THE SKIRT IS RUCHED PLEATED IN A SCALLOPING WAVE ON EITHER SIDE OF THE FRONT THAT IS PIPED ALONG THE EDGE WITH A HOOK AND EYE CLOSING THE REAR. CONDITION: THERE ARE SOME SCATTERED BROWN SPOT STAIN ON THE FRONT BODICE THAT APPEAR TO HAVE BEEN FROM STORAGE, I PERSONALLY WOULD COVER WITH A LACE TRIM. THE SKIRT HAS THREE PINHEAD STAINS WITH A HAND SIZED VERY FAINT WATER STAIN THAT IS VERY HARD TO FIND ALONG THE BOTTOM SIDE REAR EDGE HEM. THE INNER UNDERARMS SHOW SMALL DISCOLORATION ON THE LINING THAT IS UNSEEN FROM THE OUTSIDE. PORTIONS OF THE GOLD CHAIN AT THE COLLAR NEED SOME TACK STITCHES.A MOST BEAUTIFUL, WEARABLE ANTIQUE VICTORIAN BUSTLE GOWN. CENTER REAR LENGTH: 24 1/2. Vintage and antique items ARE NOT new items.
IF YOU ARE IN GERMANY OR ITALY. Often for proper fit, hang, and wear ability, pieces will need to be altered and/or adding a hook or snap here or there, with a seam closure or strengthening needed. Vintage clothing is most often worn previously, and if old stock, often has slight imperfections from storage, a hint of color or odor.
Measurements are to be assumed that they are at maximum, if you have any questions, please ask PRIOR to the auctions end. These are antique articles, having the age stated. All flaws if any are painstakingly outlined. _gsrx_vers_1228 GS 8.1 (1228). The item "VICTORIAN 1880S GOLDEN SILK BUSTLE DRESS W BLOWN GLASS BUTTONS & LACING" is in sale since Wednesday, July 15, 2020.
This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Vintage\Women's Vintage Clothing\Dresses". The seller is "jamiexmas*" and is located in Southbridge, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.