Wonderful print and in mint condition. The woven lining fabric is also unusual. The silk buttons are beautifully worked with trellis centres and overlaid sides, covering wooden bases.
The squarish scoop neck with indigo dyed cotton drawstring, the front opening bodice with brass hooks and eyes, a horizontal skirt join, the back with deep inset sleeves, curved seams to the horizontal join, three dark green silk covered buttons with trellis centres, the skirt with centre fan shaped pleating, together with side pleating, extra long shaped sleeves, caught by a cuff band, hook and eye fastening, lined with red on cream small woven cotton.
Shoulder to hem 18 in; 46 cm
Underarm 32 in; 82 cm
Mint. Probably never worn
Price: £1,500 | $1,620 | €1,670
Ref N°: 1172
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