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3-piece suit, Great Britain, 1775-1780. Red silk with polychrome floral embroidery; waistcoat: cream silk satin with floral embroidery.

Circa 1775 green silk damask corset. Click to the site for an interesting article on corsets and "stays". Via Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History.

Ball gown, 1811, British. In The Metropolitan Museum of Art collection. (Click through to the museum website for additional close-ups of this fabulous dress!)