1800s Victorian Black Satin Embroidered Dress


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Amazing black satin dress circa late 1800s. Exquisite detail throughout including embroidery in green, blue and red, satin covered decorative buttons, attached black satin bow at back of waist. Top of dress is lined in thin white cotton trimmed with white lace. Hook and eye clasps up front extending to small metal snaps in skirt. In fragile / not wearable condition with many tears in fabric especially in underarms (see last two images. ) and cotton lining (forth image) Priced accordingly.


length ~ 52"
sleeves ~ 21"
waist ~ 27"
bust ~ 16" across


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Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept exchanges

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Ship items back to me within: 14 days of delivery

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But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)

Returns and exchange details

Check the measurements carefully. We accept returns for Petrune shop credit only. We are not responsible for shipping fees or customs duties. All returns must be made with in 1 week of receipt.


Buying: Do you have something special that you would like to sell? We'd love to see it! We prefer clothing from the 1950's and earlier and we love colorful, fun items, made from natural fibers, such as silk, cotton, wool or linen. We invite you to send photos or call for an appointment with a buyer.

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