1910 Black Chiffon & Lace Shirt Waist
Gorgeous shirt waist in black silk chiffon. Ivory lace down the center front with pearl button closures. Over panels in ivory lace fall from the shoulders and end in gathers at the waistline. Chiffon strips edge the ivory lace panels and decorated with faggoting and pin tucks. Middy style collar with pleated chiffon and trimmed in ivory lace across the back. The blouse is lined in ivory netting and has a wide waistband. Long, set in chiffon sleeves falls with a single tuck above the elbow and end with lace cuffs. Black silk ribbons circle the wrists and tie in bows at the side arms.
Condition: The chiffon has torn away from the back waist seam. Pulled section to the chiffon on the center back.