1890s Beaded Purple Velvet Bodice, Size-4



Gorgeous 1890s dinner bodice in a purple and black stripe velvet and black watered silk faille. The bodice has a stand collar and dart fitted through the bust and waist.  A sash of faille cuts across the front with purple sequins and metal seed beads adorning the sash. The sash ends with a giant bow that attaches also to the faille cummerbund.  Leg of mutton sleeves fall in gathers from the armscyes and taper to the wrists. The bodice is full boned and has a waist tape. 

Condition: Fabulous. Missing a couple of beads.

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