Black muslin dress, 1850-55 (Translated) Black wool muslin gown, with flared sleeves, tight fitting bodice and five strips (tiers) on the skirt. The bodice with V-neck runs from the front into a point and is lined. On the inside of the body (bodice) are the original waistbands. Along the bottom of the skirt a lace tape along the seam.
An Anna Weber of Karlsruhe, Germany embroidered pink muslin dress, the bodice and hem edges with soutache braid and French knots, floss silk edges and faux Alençon lace, satin waist sash. Circa 1910-11. Kerry Taylor Auctions.