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Black Cotton Day Dress

Black Cotton Day Dress
C.1901 Black cotton 2 pc gown. The bodice> has a high dog collar with back closure (hooks and eyes removed). Finely pleated/ pintucked over the bodice and sleeves. Ruffle trimming along bustline and sleeves to create a deep yoke effect. Long fitted sleeves with tucked and ruffled cuffs. Skirt is completely tucked and slim fitting with a ruffled hem and train. A very lightweight, almost shear cotton. Unlined. Bust 32", waist 22", skirt length 40".
(Formerly Melanie Talkington)