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#20-1485- 1920s Peach Silk Top with Embroidery - $40.00

Era - 1920s
Measurements - The top is 22 inches long, it will fit a 34 inch bust with room, 41 inches around bottom.
Label - handmade
Fabric - silk
Cleaning - Has not been cleaned

Cute little pullover top in a dusty peach creped silk The fronts of the straps have pleated ends. Straight neckline and cut straight and loose fitting down the sides. Faux pocket with little blue hanky. Blue and white embroidered flowers. There are stitched lines on each side of the flower. No openings to get in and out of the top, so it's a bit of a squeeze, no stretch to the fabric. The straps are only pinned in place, like the top was never finished. I'll leave it to the new owner to stitch them in place according to your own liking.

Condition - Appears to be unworn since the straps aren't quite finished. Very good condition, but lightly dirty across the front and back from storage.







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#20-1483- 1920s Peach Silk Dress with Ruffles and Buttons - $90.00 -

Era - 1920s
Measurements - The dress is 42 inches long, it will fit a 34 inch bust with room, 37 inches at waist, 37 inches at hips.
Label - none
Fabric - silk
Cleaning - very lightly hand washed, hung to dry

Sweet peach silk day dress. Pullover style with no openings. Collar with v-nevk, black velvet ribbon. Trimmed with pleated ruffles, small decorative white glass buttons. STraight down the sides. Dropped waist with two pleats on the front of the skirt. Unlined. Keep in mind that there are no openings, so you must put it on with great care, fabric does not have any give.

Condition - Very good to excellent condition, with some minor flaws for it's age. Fabric is nice and strong and wearable. Some small, faint age spots. Light area of aging on upper back. There is a line of dirt around the inside of the back of the collar.








#GLOVES-860- Old Black Gloves - $15.00

Era - 1920s or earlier
Measurements - 9 inches long, fits sz.6-1/2
Label - none
Fabric - mercerized cotton
These are older black cotton thread knit gloves. 3 open lines design on the tops. Open knit cuff with twisted braid bow on tops.

Condition - Very good Excellent condition, just fade to the black.







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#20L-476- 1920s Black and Coral Rayon Jersey 3pc Pajamas - $60.00

Era - 1920s
Measurements - Top is 26 inches long and will fit a 36 inch bust hangling loosely (the top not the bust) Jacket is 27 inches long, 38 inches wide under arms. Pants are 37 inches long, fits 26-30 inch waist, 43 loosely on hips
Label - MunsingWear, medium
Fabric - rayon jersey
Cleaning - Dry clean only, or the black dye will run.

I love vintage rayon jersey, such a cool feeling fabric. This 3 piece set is a dark coral nd black jersey knit. Sleeveless top with bow on the front and tiny trimmed pocket. The loose fitting pants have elastic waist with lots of stretch and hold left in them, slightly tapered legs. Open and loose fitting jacket in black with coral trim.

Condition - Very good condition. The previous wearer has stitched 2 small floral appliques on the side of the jacket (photo #6) probably to cover small holes. No other holes seen on any of the pieces. There are faint black smudges on each piece from being stored folded for years with the black against the coral. There is a very faint area across the front of the top (which doesn't show well in photo #7) otherwise the black is just very faint marks on the other pieces. Not terrible, still a fab, wearable set.







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#VIC-690- 1920s White Cotton Lacey Panties - $40.00

Era - 1920s
Measurements - 19 inches long, 32 to 40 inch waist, 50 inches wide at hips.
Label - none
Fabric - batiste cotton
Cleaning - Has been given a quick dip in cool water and mild detergent to remove storage dirt. It has not been soaked or whitened.

Very fine white cotton batiste panties with elastic waist/ Very large size and large, loose fitting legs. Leg openings are trimmed in cotton lace and there are strips of inset lace and a very finely done lace square on each leg-front.

Condition - Very good to excellent condition. Looks like the original elastic dried out, so previous owner added cord elastic to the waist, which has ruffled the edge of the original elastic waist.








#HANKY-170- Silk Camp Gordon Hanky - $12.00

Era - pre 1920s
Measurements - 12x12
Label - none
Fabric - silk

Excellent white silk hankie with stars in the corners and red stripes around the sides. I believe this is from WWI. Embroidered - "Greetings from Camp Gordon GA"

Condition - Excellent condition, no flaws seen.







#SP-4- 2 Red and Black Millinery Feather Wings - $28.00

Era - pre 1920s
Measurements - 9 x 3 inches
Label - none
Material - feather

2 dark red with black millinery bird wings. Wire in ends.

Condition - Excellent condition, no flaws seen.







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