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Slippers Date: ca. 1790 Culture: British (probably) Medium: silk

Gown, late 1790s. American or European. Cotton. Met, 1995.5.5. [Extra fabric at front bodice probably wrapped or drawn up and pinned to the neckline, like a ruffle or collar. Center Front opening for the dress.]

Dress Date: late 1790s Culture: American or European Medium: cotton Dimensions: Length at CB: 48 1/2 in. (123.2 cm)

Fichu: 1790–1810 American/ Cotton/ Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Stays (Corset), third quarter of 18th century, European. Green silk damask. Metropolitan Museum of Art.

"This gown was designed by Bernard Newman and is worn by a fashion model for the film 'Roberta', 1935."


~Calash ca. 1790 via The Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art~

Small purse 1800–1810 - in the Metropolitan Museum of Art costume collections. (Looks like silk.)

Cotton and silk corset 18th century (looks like transitional stays) - in the Metropolitan Museum of Art costume collections.