Victorian jacket blouse set, two-piece top vest, caramel orange brown bronze wool, silk plaid, high neck, boning, long sleeves antique XXS


Free shipping to United States
Rare find — there's only 1 of these in stock.

Item details

Vintage from the 19th century


silk, wool


XXS US women's letter

• A gorgeous earth-toned two-piece blouse set from the Victorian era!
• Two pieces include a sleeveless vest inner layer and a long-sleeve jacket
• Caramel-brown fine wool with blue-ish gray plaid silk with shirring on the waist; front bodice made to fluff outwards
• Long fully lined sleeves with puffed shoulders and plaid silk trim on the inner cuffs (I didn't notice until after we had taken the pictures!)
• High neck with ruching that wraps around and attaches on the left side with hidden hook-and-eyes
• Steel-boned bodice all the way around on both pieces; inner waist band on the sleeveless layer, but no clasps are present
• Jacket has metal hook-and-eye front closure
• Vest has mother-of-pearl buttons, all are present, and also has hidden hooks on the right side
• Vest dips down into a V in back

ERA: 1800s
COLOR: caramel brown with warm earth tones
MATERIAL: unlabeled fine wool & silk
LINING: fine brown cotton on both pieces
LABEL: unlabeled
ORIGIN: unlabeled, likely handmade in USA
SIZE: unlabeled, best fits a XXS, please see measurements

INNER TOP MEASUREMENTS (no stretch to fabric)
LENGTH: 19.5"
BUST: 31"
WAIST: 24"

BUST: 33"
WAIST: 26"
SLEEVE: 24" unrolled

CONDITION: Two small flaws on the back of the jacket that have been very finely hand-stitched. Five small moth holes on the right shoulder area and a small spot on that sleeve. There are black threads on the jacket front from where the eyes on the opposite side have been reinforced. Three tiny moth holes on the back of the vest. The arm holes on the vest are unfinished or perhaps there were once sleeves? Very good condition and a beautiful antique set!

*Model size: XXS Height: 5' 4" Bust: 29" Waist: 23.5" Hips: 33"

Shipping & returns

Get it fast! Ready to ship in 1–2 business days.
From United States
Free shipping to United States
No returns or exchanges
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

Meet RoseleinRarities



Oelwein, Iowa


5 out of 5 stars (1,299)