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Costumes - 1800's

All sorts of fashion from the 1800's that is more like a costume or piece of art, historic, vintage or museum quality, etc, than regular clothing, shoes and accessories.


Costumes - 1800's

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1895-1900 Purple velvet coat with Medieval-style collar. Entirely covered with dramatic sprays of an English wildflower called Sweet Cicely that are hand-embroidered in yellow and green silk, with petals of white felt. The influence of the Arts and Crafts movement is apparent in this coat.

Waistcoat, England 1850

Evening dress of Empress Maria Feodorovna, 1886-1893. Scanned from Russian Elegance.

Fripperies and Fobs

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1860 Ball gown

Tiara -19th century French Medium: copper gilt

Tiara | French | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Ceremonial Hat (Kuan), Late 19th century, Chinese, Metal flowers, kingfisher feathers, multicolored beads and stones

GOLD BROCADE BALL GOWN, 1880-1885

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This closeup shows the appliqué and embroidery of Marie’s gown worn to the coronation of Tsar Nicholas II in 1896.

Worth dress of Empress Maria Fyodorovna, 1890’s

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Worth dress of Empress Maria Fyodorovna, 1890’s

Fripperies and Fobs

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Regency dress c.1805

1898 Black Art Nouveau coat

fripperiesandfobs: Blanche Boucher day dress, 1880’s

c. 1870

On sugar and twirling — From 1870.

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Evening Ensemble: ca. 1890's, French or English Couture house, Greco-Roman himation, hand-painted silk crepe embellished with hand-blown mercury-lined glass beads, chiffon undergown.

Child's circa 1844 Ensemble from the Philippines.

Ensemble | Philippine | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Victorian Dress 1889

1884 - Two-piece dress (bodice and skirt). The bodice closes by a front lacing to reveal lace beneath

Abiti Antichi- Abito 73

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Dress, Evening R. H. White & Company  Date: 1885 Culture: American Medium: silk, feathers

Party dress, 2nd half of the 19th century. Silk, gold thread, lace, braid, and silk flowers. Museo de Historia Mexicana

Silk Evening dress by House of Worth, Paris 1882~Image © The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Ball gown late 1870s

Ball gown | British | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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~A blue and white striped gauze summer gown, circa 1870,

142: A blue and white striped gauze summer gown, circa : Lot 142

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Bonnet 1867, American, Made of straw, silk and velvet

Bonnet -Mrs. B. E. Hastings, | Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

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