The Leland Stanford Mansion is a stunning example of the splendor and elegance of the Victorian era in California. After a 14-year, $22 million restoration and rehabilitation, the Mansion is now open to the public as a museum. It also serves the citizens of California as the state’s official reception center for leaders from around the world.
SILK and VELVET BUSTLE DRESS with FRINGE, c. 1880. Claret ottoman with self piping, lace and crenelated trim at neck, bib front and cuff, floral cut velvet bodice and skirt front panel, draped skirt trimmed in chenille fringe and pointed pleats, crocheted buttons, polished cotton lining. B-30, W-22, skirt front L-37, back L-52. (Faint underarm stains, two buttons need to be resewn, waistband replaced, train relined and altered to button on to skirt hem) very good