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Maternity clothing 1810 - 1910

18th century maternity clothes | MADRAS MATERNITY/HOUSE DRESS, 1820s

Historical Maternity Wear

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Historical style: Maternity fashion across the ages

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printed maternity wrapper? 1860s, Whitaker Auction Oct 24, 2004

Blue gaberdine maternity dress with a ribbed front panel, circa 1860. Via Kentucky Historical Society.

1860s cotton print maternity dress. Fabric has a brown printed pattern on white background that has tiny brown dots. Neck, armscyes and waist are piped. Bodice lined with cotton and has front button closure. Skirt unlined. Bust: 38"; Waist: 34"; Skirt length: 42".

The Maternity ensemble from Colonial Williamsburg.

A Brief History Of Maternity Clothes

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Original Civil War Era Maternity Wrapper C 1860 Very Large Size | eBay

ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR ERA MATERNITY WRAPPER c.1860 VERY LARGE SIZE

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19th century maternity style - nightgown.jpg ~ wow, I'd get pregnant just so I could wear it ;D

Historical style: Maternity fashion across the ages

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Calico Maternity Wrapper, 1830s, Sacramento Living History Museum

"1900-1920's H&W maternity corset" - imagine, having to wear a corset while pregnant!!!

All The Pretty Dresses: Edwardian Maternity Corset

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MADRAS MATERNITY/HOUSE DRESS, 1820s

MADRAS MATERNITY/HOUSE DRESS, 1820s : Lot 159

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Gingham Silk Maternity Dress Pre Civil War Era c 1850’s Museum deaccession from Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York and has the original tags with museum's acquisition numbers and date.  Wonderful pre Civil War era silk maternity dress.  Brown and white gingham with replaced faux wood buttons.  One piece dress.  Hidden pocket and drawstring waist.

17th & 18 Century Antique Clothing and Accessories

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Printed cotton calico pioneer dresses, American, 19th C. L to R: Child's red calico dress, 1860s. Blue calico dress, c. 1895 (with linen apron, c. 1875). Brown printed maternity dress, c. 1860. Light blue printed calico dress (bodice and skirt), 1880.

Pregnancy ensemble... it's amazing how much trouble women went to in order hide the fact that they were pregnant

The Victorian maternity corset for the last trimester: accommodating the growing abdomen, while supporting it.

Comments and Questions

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1860's cotton brown on white maternity dress by pseitas, via Flickr. 1860s cotton print maternity dress. Fabric has a brown printed pattern on white background that has tiny brown dots. Neck, armscyes and waist are piped. Bodice lined with cotton and has front button closure. Skirt unlined. Bust: 38"; Waist: 34"; Skirt length: 42". [Why maternity? Is this a dress remade into a wrapper? No construction details provided.]

c.1820-30 Cotton Nursing Corset Met 1999.216.5 Close up of the lacing on ONE side. looks like a later alteration to me.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art - Corset

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PRINTED WOOL MATERNITY DRESS, 1860s 1-piece deep plum light weight wool printed w/ magenta & pink circles, diagonally place black velvet trim bands, black velvet buttons, skirt cartridged pleated at CB, loose F panels w/ drawstrings at W, brown cotton lining, B 36", W up to 32", L 56"-64"

Maternity visiting costume, 1870-79 From the Powerhouse Museum

Fripperies and Fobs

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Historical style: Maternity fashion across the ages

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Victorian Maternity Dress | Review: Wearing History's 1879 Dinner Bodice E-Pattern

Maternity dress, ca 1858-60 England, Powerhouse Museum

1815 maternity dress

Maternity dress 1349157.1 | National Trust Collections

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