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Sissi's Dress Silk moiré ballgown with metallic gold appliquéd hem border, c.1860
Civil War ballgown, Silk Moire Ballgown with metallic gold Appliqued hem border c. 1860
Civil War ballgown 1860s | Silk moiré ball gown with metallic gold appliquéd hem border, c.1860.
I love this
Beautiful. I love this.
made for scarlett
This dress is sooo beautiful.
1860's 2-Piece Tea Gown or Day dress, black & teal border print skirt, 3 flounces; solid black bodice trimmed with braid & teal fringe.
Dress (Ball Gown) Date: late 1860s Culture: European Medium: silk, cotton. www.metmuseum.org...
Evening dress Date: 1867–68 Culture: American Medium: silk Accession Number: C.I.59.35.5
Emile Pingat dress ca. 1860 via The Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art
Silk moiré ballgown with metallic gold appliquéd hem border, c.1860
ca. 1860. This is so similar to the dress I just received from Kay Gnagey!
American Silk Ball Gown, circa 1820
Afternoon dress, silk, 1860's. Grey with purple accents, side view revealing trim on sleeve, could very well be a half mourning outfit. In storage at the Met
Pink silk ball gown with lace and ruched trim (front), French, ca. 1868.
In the Swan's Shadow: "Ball gown Date: ca. 1860 Culture: American (probably) Medium: silk, cotton Dimensions: Length (a): 24 in. (61 cm) Length at CB (b): 13 3/8 in. (34 cm) Length (c): 46 in. (116.8 cm)"
copper & silver civil war ball gown