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Victorian Black Silk Lace Mourning Blouse Jacket Leg of Mutton Sleeves 19th C

Posted on October 20, 2019 in victorian


Victorian black silk mourning blouse / jacket with leg of mutton sleeves. Lace trim to neck and sleeves. Hook and loop fastening to blouse and to sleeve cuffs. Measurements; chest is 15 inches across length from shoulder to waist is 15 inches waist is 10 inches sleeve is 16 inches (measured from armpit to cuff) […]

Vintage 1910s 1890s Victorian Art Nouveau Black Silk Jet Bead Mourning Dress XS

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From my personal collection, and a bit of an era guess, I present to you with a stunning Art Nouveau dress, dated between 1890 to 1910s! The bust and butterfly sleeves are decorated with delicate butterscotch and black baroque lace that appears to be intact! The skirt is an inky black silk, still very soft […]

1880s Victorian black silk mourning bustle dress beaded detail silk buttons XS

Posted on October 6, 2019 in 1880s


This is a fabulous item. A genuine 1880s mourning dress – probably for a young woman or teenaged girl. It is a very small size. In wonderful museum quality condition with no damage. The fabric is black grosgrain (ridged pattern) pure silk fabric with silk covered buttons and black glass bead trim. This dress has […]


XS Vintage Antique Victorian 1890s Black Mourning Silk Lace Dress Top Skirt Set

Posted on September 18, 2019 in vintage


Professional vintage vendors since 2005. XS Vintage Antique Victorian 1890s Black Mourning Silk Lace Dress Top Skirt Set. Hook closures up the back. Silk lace top with ruched waist and rosettes. Netted collar with wired keeps. Full cotton skirt with hook closures. Some general fading on the top. Some fraying on the silk waist band […]


Antique Civil War Black Moire Silk and Velvet Rust Trim Mourning Dress

Posted on August 28, 2019 in antique


Amazing antique mid 1800s dress. Black and rust moire silk with rust silk velvet trim. Wonderful condition, the silk is amazing and still strong all over. The only issue I see is the arm pit damage. The rest of the dress is amazing. I do think this is something missing from the bust area. I […]


Victorian mourning coat, dolman sleeves, bombazine silk, velvet and jet, antique

Posted on August 20, 2019 in victorian


An absolutely excuisite Victorian mourning coat with dolman sleeves, adorned with velvet and real jet beads. This decadent and rich inky black mourning piece is a museum worthy piece, so expertly put together from the finest of materials. It is made from a very heavy thick ribbed silk bombazine which was a popular fabric for […]


Antique Victorian black silk mourning parasol, embroidery and lace

Posted on August 15, 2019 in antique


A most beautiful Victorian parasol. A late mourning piece when colours were slowly allowed introduction. Made from black silk with pretty embroidered sprays if flowers and cream and black lace frills. Internally it is fitted with lilac silk. It has an ebonised wooden handle and finial with a metal catch for opening and closing. It […]


Antique French Victorian Mourning Jacket and Skirt Silk Bodice Blouse Suit

Posted on August 2, 2019 in antique


Antique French Victorian Mourning Jacket and Skirt Silk? Sailor Collar Suit Ref CF Lovely mourning suit in wearable condition. The jacket and skirt are made from different fabrics, and are expertly handmade. Long sleeve jacket and a long skirt. I have not washed this item, as I would prefer to leave it to the care […]


Antique Victorian Dress c1800s Black Satin Silk Lace-2 piece dress-mourning

Posted on June 29, 2019 in antique


Antique Victorian Dress c1800s Black Satin Silk Lace-2 piece dress-mourning. Antique Victorian 2 piece dress. This lovely gem features lots of net lace-very full ruffles. The lace is quite amazing! The rows of lace on the skirt are connected by satin ribbon there are a few areas where the lace needs to be reconnected to […]


Antique Victorian Black Silk Mourning Skirt Bodice Arsenic Green Lining Lace

Posted on June 18, 2019 in antique


Antique Victorian era black silk and wool dress. Black silk has a wavy pattern. Inside lining is striped green silk. It is in great condition for age. Normal wear to bottom of skirt and tears near the hook and eye closure. Has a musty old smell to it. Skirt measures 23″ waist, 45″ long. Great […]