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Bustle Walking Gown c 1880's

Bustle Walking Gown c 1880's

A two-piece gown of antique gold polished cotton and gold jaquard. The fully boned bodice has a center front insert and cuffs out of the gold jaquard with the sleeves and neckline trimmed with pleating, black lace and braided trim. The bodice buttons down the front with a series of black jet buttons. The skirt has a front swag and bustle out of the contrasting fabric and the hemline features more pleating topped with ribbon, faced points and braided trim.