Civil War era gown reproduction
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1870 - Woman's Day Dress: Bodice, Skirt, and Bustle Drape
1864-67 Dress with day and evening bodices Worth & Bobergh MCNY.org - Very like the redesign from POF that I did in pink
Anatomy of an 1860's Dress - an in depth look at the construction details of a basic cotton dress. - Click picture to read
Visiting gown, ca. 1875. Taffeta, with stand collar, low-waisted, cuirasse-shaped bodice with domed needlepoint covered buttons, and Brussels lace at the cuffs. Skirt has elaborate vertical and diagonal pleated bands and ruched panels, which culminate in a bouffant bustle with large bow, adorned with lavender-blue crimped fringes. Kerry Taylor/Invaluable Auctions
American Duchess : "Gettysburg" Victorian Side-Lace Boots, c. 1830-1860 $155
Coral cameo jewelery set, 1850-1870, Naples, Italy. A complete parure made of rare pink coral, known as "angel skincoral" because of its translucent appearance. It is carved with sea horses, mermaids, dolphins, and shells; attaches to a gold framework.
Dress, L. Daurast, ca. 1868. Silk, two pieces. Musées Royaux d'Art et d'Histoire, Brussels
Apricot taffeta dress, 1860's. Three pieces: skirt, blouse, jabot. Via North Carolina Museum of History.
1860 RARE Wonderful Ladies Polychrome Embroid Zouave Jacket Harlequins | eBay
Day dress ca. 1860s. Changeable silk in bronze, green, & purple, trimmed at bodice, waist, & sleeves with black silk. Neckline edged with black Chantilly lace. Double ruffle at shoulder with outer cap sleeve trimmed with black silk; long under-sleeve with cuff. Skirt is cartridge-pleated & has hidden slanted pocket on right. Skirt & sleeves lined with brown glazed cotton; bodice lined with polished linen. coda2222/ebay
Circa 1860s changeable silk day dress in bronze, green, and purple, trimmed at bodice, waist, and sleeves with black silk. Neckline edged with black Chantilly lace. Double ruffle at shoulder with outer cap sleeve trimmed with black silk; long under-sleeve with cuff. Skirt is cartridge-pleated with hidden slanted pocket on right. Skirt and sleeves lined with brown glazed cotton; bodice lined with polished linen. Via coda2222/ebay.