Gorgeous & rare Victorian /Edwardian ensemble suit made with handmade black silk Chantilly lace. One black bodice made like a corset inside. Adorned all around the neckline with jet beads & mat black sequins embroideries. Wrapped long sleeves with faceted jet bead at the cuff. The bodice is closed inside & outside with metallic hooks. The skirt is full made in black silk Chantilly lace with train at the back. Lovely cut out makes the skirt flat on the hips and flared at the bottom of the skirt. Measurements of the bodice. Lenght : 15.7 (40 cm). Chest : 33.5 (85 cm). Waist : 27.6 (70 cm). Measurements of the skirt. Lenght at the front : 39.4 (100 cm). Lenght at the back : 43.3 (110 cm). Hips : 51.2 (130 cm). Condition : very nice for the age , i notice some flaws : some metallic hooks are rusty. There is a deffect on one side at the neckline embroidery. There are some places damaged at the hem. The lace is solid and the suit can be worn. This suit is very old / so , please be careful with any traitment / I will be not responsable of any damages due to washing /ironing.. The item “French Victorian/Edwardian mourning black Chantilly lace bodice & skirt w train” is in sale since Tuesday, August 28, 2018. This item is in the category “Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Vintage\Women’s Vintage Clothing\Dresses”. The seller is “olibabar” and is located in Benon. This item can be shipped worldwide.