Stunning Civil War Era Headdress 1860s Sheer Dotted Net Indoor Bonnet Silk Bows | eBay seller vintagecloset1800; fine dotted net with rows of cording between it, decorated with lavender silk ribbon bows; head opening: 20"
Silk satin dress, ca. 1865-70, in gray-blue. Boned bodice has square neckline trimmed with ivory silk satin ribbon, red silk velvet ribbon, and Valenciennes lace. Same trimming is repeated on sleeves. Closes in front with 4 pearl buttons. Bodice lined in cotton. Skirt shows transition from full crinolines to flat fronts and bustles. Museo del Traje
Ribbed silk visiting dress with pelerine, ca. 1865. Three-piece chestnut satin with woven gold horizontal rib. Bodice with silk-covered faux front buttons over hook & eye closures, straight bottom, sleeve. Matching pelerine with scrolling leaf pattern soutache in chestnut with striped brown and white. Skirt pleated at waist for fullness, glazed cotton lining. Whitaker Auctions