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Antique Early 19th C Ladies Patterned Silk Stockings Empire Period Rare Genuine For Sale
ANTIQUE early 19TH C LADIES patterned SILK STOCKINGS EMPIRE PERIOD RARE GENUINE
DescriptionTHIS IS AN EXTREMELY RARE PAIR OF ANTIQUE CIRCA 1830 LADIES COUTURE FORMAL WEAR PATTERNED SILK EVENING OR WEDDING STOCKINGS WITH RED STRIPE BANDED TOPS .IT ALSO LOOKS LIKE THE NUMBER 100 IS WOVEN IN TO THE TOP OF ONE . THEY ARE MOST LIKELY FROM PARIS FRANCE ( AS ARE THE SHOES FROM THE SAME LADY I AM LISTING SEPARATELY ) .THEY WERE MADE TO BE SEEN AND SHOW OFF THE ANKLES OF THE WEARER DURING A TIME WHEN SOMEWHAT SHORTER SKIRT WAS IN FASHION . I ALSO HAVE A PAIR OF SILK SATIN PARIS SLIPPER / SHOES FROM THE SAME ERA AND WOMAN , I AM LISTING AS WELL AS MEN'S TROUSERS AND A MANTILLA FROM THE SAME ESTATE . I MAY LIST SOME OTHER PERIOD COUTURE ITEMS FROM THIS ESTATE SOON DEPENDING ON HOW THIS GOES . SO TAKE A LOOK AND I SUGGEST YOU BOOKMARK ME AND OF COURSE I AM ALWAYS HAPPY TO COMBINE ITEMS FOR SHIPPING DISCOUNTS .
THE LAST COUPLE OF PHOTOS OF THE STOCKINGS ARE OVER MY HAND NOT A FOOT SO THEY WILL OBVIOUSLY LOOK MUCH BETTER ON A LEG FORM . THE LAST TWO PHOTOS ARE FROM A BOOK FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE KYOTO COSTUME INSTITUTE THAT I HAVE INCLUDED FOR REFERENCE .
PLEASE DO NOT INVOICE YOURSELF ( SOMETIMES THE AUTOMATIC INVOICES ARE WRONG AND NOT ALWAYS IN YOUR FAVOR .
DAY OF SALE ( OR MORNING AFTER ) PAYMENT IS REALLY APPRECIATED AS IT SAVES ME TRIPS TO THE POST OFFICE AND LOTS OF TIME , MONEY AND GAS .
I ALWAYS REQUIRE REGISTERED MAIL ON SMALL INTERNATIONAL ITEMS OVER $50. ( TO ACCOMPLISH THIS I ADD A $12 SURCHARGE TO THE 1ST CLASS MAIL CALCULATOR ) . THIS IS THE SAFEST AND MOST INEXPENSIVE WAY TO TRACK OVERSEAS .
PAYMENT IS EXPECTED WITH IN 5 BUSINESS DAYS .
( IN 1 DAY IF IT IS A BUY IT NOW SALE .)
PLEASE NOTIFY ME WITHIN 3 DAYS OF HOW AND WHEN YOU INTEND TO PAY .
I GENERALLY SHIP WITHIN 5 BUSINESS DAYS BARRING NATURAL DISASTERS , CAR BREAKDOWNS , EMERGENCIES , ETC.
I WILL LET YOU KNOW IF THERE IS A DELAY FOR ANY REASON .
INSURANCE IS REQUIRED ON ANYTHING THAT SELLS FOR OVER $50 .
INTERNATIONAL BUYERS PLEASE DON'T ASK ME TO LIE ON FORMS .
ANYTHING OVER $50.00 IS ALWAYS SHIPPED PRIORITY MAIL INTERNATIONAL PLUS INSURANCE .
PLEASE CHECK TO SEE IF THE ITEM YOU'RE offerDING ON IS ALLOWED TO BE BROUGHT IN TO YOUR COUNTRY .
I CAN NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ITEMS TAKEN BY CUSTOMS .
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I HAVE BEEN IN THE ANTIQUE BUSINESS FOR OVER 20 YEARS AND HAVE A PRETTY GOOD GENERAL KNOWLEDGE BUT I DON'T/CAN'T POSSIBLY KNOW EVERYTHING . I TRY TO DESCRIBE ALL MY ITEMS TO THE BEST OF MY ABILITY . IF I DON'T THINK I KNOW SOMETHING I WILL TELL YOU . FEEL FREE TO ASK ANY QUESTIONS . I WILL ANSWER THEM THE BEST I CAN . IF I ACCIDENTALLY MIS REPRESENT SOMETHING OF COURSE I WILL TAKE IT BACK AND GIVE A MONEY BACK REFUND .
I SELL ANTIQUES AND DON'T ALWAYS KNOW WHAT SORT OF ENVIRONMENTS THEY CAME FROM .
WE ARE DEFINITELY NOT A PET FREE ENVIRONMENT AND DON'T APPROVE OF SUCH PLACES .
PLEASE BE SURE TO CHECK OUT MY response .
PLEASE ASK ANY AND ALL QUESTIONS BEFORE offerDING !
I AIM TO PLEASE AND LIVE FOR YOUR GOOD response !
PLEASE CONTACT ME IF YOU HAVE ANY PROBLEMS
( BEFORE LEAVING response ) AND I WILL DO MY BEST TO RESOLVE ANY ISSUES .
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Antique Early 19th C Ladies Patterned Silk Stockings Empire Period Rare Genuine: $95