An exquisite antique original 1890s Victorian wedding trousseau robe and matching petticoat that comes from the Belk estate in Charlotte N. The Belk family established their department store chain, The Belt Brothers in 1888.
The original owners were William Henry Belt and Dr, John Belt. The wedding ensemble was worn by a member of this family. The robe is decorated with pink satin rosettes and ribbon streamers.
The petticoat has a wide white lace flounce and is trimmed with pink satin ribbon. The two garments are in very good condition.
There are no age discolorations. The robe has a few scattered pencil tip size holes and the petticoat is missing a hook and eye on the back closure.Shoulders 16 Bust 36 High waist 38 Length 56. Petticoat measurements: Waist 26 Length 39. The item "Antique Dress Robe and Petticoat Victorian Pink Silk N. Estate Provenance" is in sale since Saturday, July 24, 2021. This item is in the category "Clothing, Shoes & Accessories\Specialty\Vintage\Women's Vintage Clothing\Dresses". The seller is "fiddybee" and is located in Troy, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.