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Godey's Magazine - suspenders 1860s

1830's hussar jacket.

Various sleeve treatments, plus a corset. Godeys Ladys Book, June 1862. NYPL Digital Gallery. Looking at top right for the black and white wool dress.

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Embroidered Petitpoint Braces ca. 1820-30 and ca. 1840s Men's braces of the nineteenth century were often highly decorative accessories and would have complimented the richly patterned, colorful waistcoats with which they would have been worn.

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Embroidered Silk Satin Braces, circa 1860 and circa 1890s

Godey's Magazine 1862 - Google Books. Pour le système de ruban pour relever les jupes.

Traveling Reticule August 1859 Page 105 Godey's magazine - Google Books

1860-1865, Godey's Ladies Magazine Fig.5-An headdress for evening. Fig. 6-Fichu for a low corsage or evening wear; black lace over white. Fig.7 & 8-Two styles of undersleeves closed at the wrist.

The Female's Friend, and General Domestic Adviser: Including a Complete ... - Robert Huish - Google Books

June 1861, Der Bazar: Illustrirte Damen-Zeitung - Google Books

1861 - Chemise pattern Godey's Magazine - Google Books civil war era fashion

Other rank’s coat, 1st Foot Guards, c. 1773. Surviving uniforms from the 18th century are rare, and those of ordinary soldiers are even rarer. This is one of two identical uniform coats, held in the National Army Museum and the Snowshill Wade Costume Collection, the circumstances of whose creation and the reason for their preservation are unknown.(orig. pinner comment)

1829 British Silk and Wool Suit of Clothes. Labled "Newton Maker, Bold St." See additional images for it at http://www.metmuseum.org/Collections/search-the-collections/80000954?rpp=60=1=*=A.D.+1800-1900=Suits=2#

Man with top hat, Paris, by Felix Nadar

These antique Victorian era gentlemen's Crown Make purple pansy embroidered white silk suspenders braces date from 1890. They are made of white silk, with purple pansy flowers and yellow ears of wheat done in raised padded satin stitch hand embroidery work. The suspenders measure 38 inches long and are 2 inches wide.

Nina Headdress, 1863, from Godey's Ladies Book.

Wedding Dress Date: ca. 1860 Culture: American Medium: silk, cotton Dimensions: Length at CB: 58 in. (147.3 cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of the Jason and Peggy Westerfield Collection, 1969

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