This dress form is in excellent structural condition, there are a few minor cosmetic issues with the fabric on the torso. This has a metal frame skirt and a solid metal base with claw feet and casters. I have been unable to find any information regarding this company but my best guess it’s that this is from the 1880’s-1907. The address on the front label says: New York Dress Form Co. (2) 30 West 32nd St New York City This address has been the home to the Hall-Borchert Dress Form Company since 1908. I’m sorry I don’t have more history….. I WELCOME ANY INFORMATION THAT CAN BE GIVEN! Dimensions of Dressform in its closed state: 1. This stands at approximately 61 from the casters to the top piece. There is an adjustable knob underneath the that raises the height up to approximately 72. The claw feet are approximately 18 going across 2 of them diagonally 3. The wire cage is approximately 21.25 long from the waist to the feet. The waist is approximately 37 around. The bust is approximately 33.5 around. The shoulders are approximately 13 apart. The dress form has adjustable wing nuts under the torso and a wooden knob on top, these expand the metal cage and torso. The item “RARE Dress Form New York Dress Form Company 1880’s Vintage NYC Hall-Borchert” is in sale since Friday, February 10, 2017. This item is in the category “Business & Industrial\Retail & Services\Mannequins & Dress Forms\Dress Forms”. The seller is “apmartino” and is located in Rensselaer, New York. This item can’t be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.
- Brand: New York Dress Form Company