I have travelled for many years to all parts of France. My collection of antique & vintage textiles have become rather large. Now to down size my collection to release space in my linen cupboard for my most used textiles. Many of these wonderful textiles: Lace Crochet Toile Ticking Filet Panels Tambour Lace. Are in lovely "cared for" condition.
Several textiles stored for many yeas & others unused. I will be listing such textiles over the coming months, in the hope of passing them on to a new life. To treasure & admire for many years to come. Please do feel welcome to call back to view my wonderful antique & vintage textile collection. EXQUISITE ANTIQUE FRENCH BABY CHRISTENING GOWN / ROBE.
BEAUTIFUL QUALITY COTTON & STUNNING BRODERIE ANGLAISE. VICTORIAN LATE 1800's /EARLY 1900'S. A lovely original antique French quality baby Christening gown.
Constructed from 100% fine quality cotton white works /textile in a bright white colour. Beautiful cascade of broderie anglais work to the front panel of this gorgeous gown. Further featuring delicate pintucks & scalloped edging to the front panel. Beautifully detailed with the same scalloped broderie to the cuffs of the sleeves.
The neckline is complete with a delicate hand worked lace. To the back of this gorgeous gown has dainty open jours with fine thong fastening ties. To the nape & waistline.
There are NO rips, NO tears, NO oxidation marks. There is just one old repair to the lawn at the back of the gown.This minor repair I missed until now as it isn't at all seen, as hidden in the folds of the fabric. "Beautiful quality fine cotton textile with exquisite detailing"! Beautifully clean, fresh & ready to use. Please see all pictures using the image zoom option to appreciate the lovely detail. & condition of this antique French textile. Under arm: 26cm (10") or 20" all round.
Under bodice seam: 20cm (8") or 16" all round. Please see other designaworld auctions. Comes from a very clean, smoke free home. Please take a look at my other auctions. Please add me to your.
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Thank you for your attention to the terms. The item "Exquisite Antique French Baby Christening GownCotton /Stunning Broderie Anglais" is in sale since Monday, May 27, 2019.
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