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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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    Victorian visiting dress. circa 1889.

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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.

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    Waistcoat, England 1850

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

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    1860 Ball gown

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    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

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    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.

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    Worth dress of Empress Maria Fyodorovna, 1890’s

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    Worth dress of Empress Maria Fyodorovna, 1890’s

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    Regency dress c.1805

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    1898 Black Art Nouveau coat

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    fripperiesandfobs: Blanche Boucher day dress, 1880’s

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    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.

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    Child's circa 1844 Ensemble from the Philippines.

    Ensemble | Philippine | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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    Liberty & Co. Tea Gown, c. 1885.

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    Victorian Dress 1889

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    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

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

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

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    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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