1920s Hungarian Embroidered Cotton Dress

1920s Hungarian Embroidered Cotton Dress


1920s Hungarian Embroidered Cotton Dress

Fabricated in a semi sheer cotton voile (you will need a slip)

Gorgeous openwork and fagotting embroidery

Smocking across the hips/ dropped waist and shoulders

Contrast peach collar and binding to Keyhole opening at center front

Tassel ties at neck

Deep 4 1/2” hand done hem

No fasteners, so please allow ease to slip over head

Maker: Unknown, very likely Hungarian

Condition: Very good with very subtle hand stitched repairs to the armhole seam, a few small rust spots at the armhole that did not lift, and one small break to the fagotting. (see photos) Clean and ready to wear.

Measurements: The measurements below are the actual measurements of the garment. Please allow for ease. Whenever possible the best way to insure a good fit is by comparing the measurements to that of a similar garment in your closet. Looks to best suit a XS/S

Shoulder: 17”

Bust: 44”

Dropped Waist @ Smocking: 37”

Top of smocking is 19” below HPS

Length in Back from HPS to Hem: 40”

Sweep: 56”

The mannequin measurements are 32" Bust, 25" Waist, 35" Hips

Has NOT been clipped to mannequin

Proud Member of the Vintage Fashion Guild

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