Costumed in a copy of a 1906 toilette illustrated in "La Mode Illustree', Jessica's  gown is made in black silk taffeta, accented with black silk ruffles, and beaded lace.  The five gore skirt ends in a ruffled flounce, and is topped with a bead encrusted belt.  Bodice is full and gathered to a net yoke, edged with ruffles and beading.  Upswept hair do is garnished with feathers, and jeweled ribbon bows.  Undergarments are black silk. Shoes are black pumps, white gloves are painted, and she carries a black reticule.  5 1/2" doll from a Gina Bellous Mold.

Ribbons and feathers adorn upswept hairstyle.

 

Wonderfully molded features are delicately hand painted.