ERA- This item is from the mid 1910s
MEASUREMENTS - The item is 49 inches long, fits 32 inch bust with room, 24 inches at waist, 21 inches long sleeves. The vest is 15 inches long
LABEL - none
FABRIC - silk
CLEANING - This item has not been cleaned
Very lightweight blue silk dress with tiny floral print. The dress has an open front, you would have worn a dickie or lace insert in that opening. Then there is a short vest with collar that goes over it.
The dress has a wide fitted waist that is shirred - NO stretch. The dress opens across the front of one side of the waist and down the side with hooks. There is some thin cotton lining in the shirred waist, otherwise the dress and vest are unlined.
CONDITION - Good condition with some issues.
* The dress has scattered small holes, pin dot size to 1/8 inch size. About 20 or more.
* 3 holes on one sleeve that are about 1/4 inch each
* Light large stain on arm near the holes noted above.
* Light staining under the arms.