Thursday, March 1, 2012
From the seller:
Bodice With Massive Puff Sleeves For Study
This bodice dates to the Victorian 19th century and is fashioned of a moire pattern silk, cut with massive puff sleeves at the top shoulder with a fitted sleeve at the bottom having a turned up cuff trimmed in velvet with a beaded edge. This bodice is sold as found, heavy repairs are seen to the sleeves with splitting seen to the silk. This would be a great piece to pattern, sold as found, reflective of the condition. Measures 32 inches around the bust, 22 inches around the waist, and 18 inches in length.
Vintage clothing is described to its best and sold as found…and described as accurately as possible. The items HAVE NOT been cleaned and should be cleaned prior to wearing at the discretion of the buyer. 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. hr>
Measurements are to be assumed that they are at maximum, if you have any questions, please ask PRIOR to the auction’s end. These are antique articles, having the age stated….all flaws if any are painstakingly outlined. The exact color and sizing of an item is the responsibility of the bidder, please read the measurements carefully and ask questions if uncertain. INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING: THE CHEAP FLAT RATE ENVELOPE SHIPPING TAKES TWO – THREE WEEKS USUALLY and DO NOT have tracking….IF FASTER SHIPPING IS NEEDED OPT FOR THE MORE EXPENSIVE FASTER PRIORITY SHIPMENTS, Express mailings does come with a full tracking number. If you have any questions or require any additional photo please feel free to contact me. Thanks for looking!
Hello New People!
I'm sorry this is late today. It is very much an 1890's bodice.