Victorian 1800s Evening Skirt Sheer Black Silk Chiffon French Lace Silk Underskirt Side Split Gothic Beauty


Shipping to United States: $39.42
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Stunning Victorian 1850s Evening Black Silk Skirt in sheer chiffon with inverted side pleat giving the impression of a fold over, and with a very deep panel of black Silk Lace, to the hem which was made in Caen in France, all of this is overlaid onto a medium weight silk shorter calf length inner skirt.
The waist is Elasticated, and this is still very firm. The skirt fastens with the original hooks into the silk rope eyelets.
This skirt would make a stunning addition to any lace or antique fashion collection, it has been professionally cleaned and is ready to wear.
The measurements given have been taken seam to seam when the garment was laid flat and relaxed. Please compare the sizes given for an exact fit.

The Skirt
Size 14 (for guidance only)
Waist; 32”
Hips; 38”
Waist to hem; 52”
This item was purchased in August to be used in a film, but remained uncalled for.

The item has been shown in natural light for clarity and is completely untouched digitally. Kindly note, that all my items are from private heirloom and private fashion collections, and museums, or purchased direct from estates, and never from auctions or fabric reclamation centres, and I personally chose and purchase each and every item, to be able to vouch for their provenance, origins and respected quality.

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  • United States : 3 - 10 business days
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  • Europe : 3 - 10 business days
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  • Asia Pacific : 3 - 10 business days

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