192 . Silk and Velvet Ensemble
4" shoulder width. 11" relaxed waist. 13" overall length. A lustrous velvet fabric is richly woven in a ribbon-like effect in shades of brown,coral,teal blue and bronze-green,having a fitted bodice above a full skirt with flat-front and cartridge-pleating around the sides and back. The dress has full sleeves and a dainty lace and tulle collar. Included is a woven straw bonnet with wide brim that is richly decorated with flowers and stems. Circa 1885.