Laced Boots, c1890; Fine grade leather (calfskin), brass nails, canvas lining. Label: Stamped on sole: 10 1/2 E; stamped in ink on lining: 10 1/2, 3895 and 02. Measurements: 8" L; 2 1/4" W; 5 5/8" H including 3/8" heel. Comments: Leather has a marvelous patina and rich color on these museum quality children's boots. Workmanship and design are of the highest standard.
Vintage zilveren en zwarte koord portemonnee, haakwerk 1920 tas met knippen stalen kralen
Generous skirts were favored since the 1830’s, but the invention of the hoop crinoline in 1858, which allowed women to discard heavy petticoats, gave birth to a monstrosity never seen since. Women suffered the discomfort while the cartoonists were delighted with the situation.
Infant shoes, 1900. They are made of a light baby blue leather with black patent leather trim. The shoes have leather bottom soles stamped a size 4, rounded toes, 5 white buttons along the side for closure, blue tassel fringe trim hanging down the front and are lined in linen. They measure 4" tall, 5" long and 2" wide.
The epitome of sweet: a fancy, early 20thc. bonnet of ivory silk faille, lined with matching silk organza. The brim is layered embroidered scalloped ruffle, cording, lace ruffles & satin ribbon rosettes- like pink icing flowers on a cake! @www.vintage textile.com
A handsome original circa 1865 little boy's two piece silk velvet suit that is lovingly hand embroidered. A Garibaldi style chestnut brown silk velvet silk lined jacket with an attached faux shirt with lace collar and cuffs. Rich green fall front short trousers directionally pleated at the waist, with scalloped and button hole cuffs, side slit pockets, and decorative brass ball tin back buttons at the side closures and cuffs. Ebay: Time Traveller's Antiques