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1880-1889

Items in the 1880-1889 Collection

1880's Brown Wool Coat
Brown wool coat with brown and black plush trim on collar, cuffs and over hips; fold-over tall band collar; princess darts in front, princess seams in back; narrow two piece set-in sleeves with wide cuffs; center front button closure-eighteen 1"…

1880's Dolman Jacket
Full length dark red violet evening coat of silk fabric with alternating satin and velvet 4" wide stripes. Dolman type sleeves with fullness at sleeve cap are shaped to force the arms forward and bend at elbow. Shaped 1.5" band collar with hook…

1881 Silk Beaded Wedding Dress
Elaborate ivory satin gown with bustle and train having a metallic brocade ‘vest’ and front skirt panel; embellishments of lace and bows complement glass bead and pearl trim on silk net around the neckline and wrists. Double pleated ruffles top…

1880s Wool and Silk Wedding Dress
An off-white silk satin and novelty weave wool wedding dress with hand painted panels: Bodice: short length; fitted; front - 2 sets of waist darts, back - princess seams; satin band collar hidden by lace collar; center front closure : 23 small round…

1886-1887 Green wool bodice and skirt
Green wool bodice and skirt. Skirt has waterfall ruffles in back.

Worth, Charles Frederick; Yellow Silk Gown
Yellow silk brocade. ca. 1886

1880 Two-Tone Silk Wedding Dress
Two-tone beige/tan silk dress having a front laced corselet on the silk lace-trimmed bodice and a back mother-of-pearl button closure. The skirt front is trimmed with a wide horizontally pleated and gathered band above a box-pleated flounce and the…

1880's Brown Silk Dress
Brown silk twill bustle dress with brass and glass beaded trim on bodice and appliqued brocade trim on skirt.
Bodice has 19 cut metal buttons down center front. Flat-lined with beige and white striped cotton (?) twill. All seams have whip stitched…

1880's Grey Cotton Corset with Red Embroidery
Grey corset with red embroidery trim and on the body of the corset in X shapes. Center front opening with hooks and eyes and Center back opening is laced.

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