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Maria Niforos - Fine Antique Lace, Linens & Textiles : Antique Edwardian & Victorian Clothing # CL-52 Circa 1900, Superb Irish Crochet Coat

Filet lace and tulle tea dress, c.1918. The transitional style features the square neckline popular at the end of WWI. The dress is finely embellished with rows of narrow tucks and wide panels of handmade filet lace. The occasional Irish crochet flowers add to the textural appeal of the monochromatic design.