$289.95 Dress has a fitted dropped point bodice. Long sleeves are trimmed in three rows of beautiful black Venice lace. Black faceted button closure in front. The separate high taffeta collar is generously trimmed in lovely lace, braid, and ribbon. Full skirt is trimmed in three rows of luscious black Venice lace. Truly splendid! Available in sizes XS to XXXXL. In a variety of striking taffeta colors to choose from. Dry clean. Acetate taffeta and lace.
daguerreotypeimages: Pretty young lady with glasses. gloves and a shawl, holding a cased image of her grandmother, quarter plate daguerreotype made circa 1846 (via Dennis A. Waters Fine Daguerreotypes)