BATTENBURG LACE AFTERNOON GOWN, c. 1902.2-piece black lace over marigold cotton sateen having pigeon breasted bodice with 3/4 bell sleeve and side closure, trained skirt with deep hem flounce. B-36, W-27, L-44 with 15 inch train. (Few broken brides, waistband torn, cotton lining probably not original) good. Whitaker Auctions.
FRENCH FIGURED SILK JACKET BODICE, Late 18th century- White w/ green & black brocaded sprig & diamond pattern, 2 back buttons above ruffled peplum, corse homespun linen lining, silk tape bindings in black, brown, & cream, B 36", W 26", L 22"