B e a u t i f u l & u n u s u a l Antique Victorian silk Ecru/Beige color Corset. Highly detailed and mostly handmade. There is some staining and seperations/holes/tears to the silk body and as/cuffs. Underarms show some staining inside at the padding padding is some what hard from age. Could be removed The bottom is a nice clean corset edge.
Corset has a small modesty panel since it laces in the front, with 5 original hook/eyes after that. The eyelets are hand made. The lacing it has came with the garment.The boning is nice with light flexability and a magnet does not stick-could possibly be made of baleen. The back has a ribbon bow that streams down the back for a bustle skirt-longest is 49.
Overall very beautiful and well made Still has life to it. Most dage is to the chiffon/lace. Great for the collector, study and possibly still wearable. 15" across bust (very hard to measure with all of the fabric), waist 11" and is approx. Please note color changes may appear due to monitors.
The item "Antique Victorian Unusual Beige Front Lacing Corset Bodice With Large Bow Train" is in sale since Friday, May 17, 2019. This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Vintage\Women's Vintage Clothing\Tops". The seller is "corset_bound" and is located in Newport, Rhode Island. This item can be shipped worldwide.