The tone of the garment is the most wonderful, dark indigo blue , so dark it almost registers black but it is blue! The clasp is STUNNING and the buttons are mother of pearl highly decorative, this would have been a very special garment in this family The breast pockets are lined with a lovely light weight cotton and at the bottom of the pockets I found tiny bits of shells and sand , I wonder? The sides each have slits for hand to reach into the pocket of the wearers clothing! A very roomy textile Gorgeous for display, wearing or lovely for any collection (textile 8). MEASUREMENTS : This lovely textile measures 42 inches long.The sleeves measure 21 inches long. CONDITION: This lovely textile is freshly laundered. There are hand stitched darns dotted here and there on this wonderful and rare garment. There are some small holes in places. There is a small amount of storage marks. Generally lovely condition, however not without the signs of time and use that are often inherent in these wonderful textiles. Please see my other Antique French fabric auctions by clicking View Sellers Other Items. The item "Tunic Shirt Antique French Indigo blue dyed farmers fine country biaude clothing" is in sale since Monday, February 11, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Linens & Textiles (Pre-1930)\Other Antique Textiles". The seller is "loodylady" and is located in Burlington, Vermont. This item can be shipped worldwide.