As Is 1920s Cotton Teddy - Size 6 Authentic Deadstock 20s Flapper Era Lingerie - Sheer Beige Camisole Panty - Embroidered Net - Bust 35

$ 75.00

Authentic 1920s sheer lingerie in charming details! This camisole & panty combination is known as a teddy today, with a sheer net neckline edged in silk satin ribbon. Has cotton shoulder straps and simple pleats to the sides of the hip, with sexy side slits at the rounded hem. This chemise was originally stocked in a Louisiana drygoods store that opened in 1911... it literally sat boxed on the shelf for a hundred years. Condition is fair (see Condition Detail below).

Ladies' Size
6 to 7

Measurements
Bust 35, Waist up to 36, Hip 36; Shoulder to Hem 34 Inches

Era
1920s

Label
" 38 " at back neck with original paper tags & sharp pronged metal fasteners at front neckline

Materials
Fine sheer tea-colored beige cotton lawn, ecru cotton net with machine-sewn floral embroidery, pink silk satin trim

Closure
None needed, step in

Condition
Fair

Condition Detail
Never worn, has obvious holes in the net at front neckline (could be restored with a hand-sewn layer of net backing it), the silk satin ribbon is intact but fragile, there are barely perceptible traces of beige toning along the fold lines, those across the lower front hip are slightly noticeable

Washing Instructions
Cold hand wash, shape and dry flat, steam or carefully press while damp on medium-high setting

Please note: All measurements (bust - waist - hip) are the maximum body measurements that will fit the item. These measurements already have ease subtracted and they are not actual fabric widths. To get actual fabric widths add two inches at the bust - one inch at the waist and two inches at the hip.

Size listed is a modern size. Any available vintage size is noted in the Label description. Please remember vintage sizes and modern sizes can vary a great deal.

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