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Shattered Black Silk Lace Tuck Stitched Victorian Edwardian Mourning Blouse Shirt, c. 1900. $20.00, via Etsy.

Shattered Black Silk Lace Tuck Stitched Victorian Edwardian Mourning Blouse Shirt, c. 1900

Shattered Black Silk Lace Tuck Stitched Victorian Edwardian Mourning Blouse Shirt, c.

A charming adaptation for evening wear is this waist or bodice with rows of cream colored Valenciennes lace insertion.

rows of cream colored Valenciennes lace in graduated widths mounted on pale pink batiste. The Ladies' Home Journal, summer 1907

PAQUIN CUTWORK SILK and LACE EVENING COAT, c. 1905. Cream silk satin with cutwork having brown embroidery and silk cord lace, with wide bell sleeve, scalloped hem and net insertion, silk charmeuse lining. Label "Paquin 3 Rue de la Paix. Paris". B-40, L-40. (Silk losses, stain on sleeve, many broken brides) fair. $510.

PAQUIN CUTWORK SILK and LACE EVENING COAT, c. Cream silk satin with cutwork having brown embroidery and silk cord lace, with wide bell sleeve, scalloped hem and net insertion, silk charmeuse lining.

Woman's Blouse    Made in United States  c. 1903    Artist/maker unknown, American    Black silk with embroidery, faggotting and tucks  Center Back Length: 18 inches (45.7 cm)

Woman's Blouse Made in United States c. 1903 Artist/maker unknown, American Black silk with embroidery, faggotting and tucks Center Back Length: 18 inches cm)

1890s silk taffeta bodice. Dresses in the 1890s consisted of two pieces - a short bodice, and a matching gored skirt.

Dresses in the consisted of two pieces - a short bodice, and a matching gored skirt.