c.1910 Pink Silk & Lace Afternoon Gown, Size-4
Gorgeous c.1910 dusty rose afternoon gown in pink silk. The gown has a bodice in a dusty rose dotted cotton net with a yoke of ivory lace. Silk appliqué shoulder panels fall over the front and back and are edged in tiny black buttons. The bodice is also covered in self ribbon ruffles. Short, set in sleeves are also decorated in the ribbons and have a row ivory lace along the lower edge. The skirt is fluted at the top with two tucks and some decorative stitching. A little ribbon and ball dangles at the center front. A rosette adorns the center back waistline with tails down the back skirt. The skirt flows into a gorgeous train. There is an attached muslin waist lining with boning.
Condition: The lining is gone from the bodice. Missing two buttons on the shoulder panels. There are also scattered pin holes and a couple tiny dots.