1870-1874 wool and cotton Dress, European. Via MMA. (front view)

Wool/Cotton Bustled Dress - European - The curtains it was made from must have been beautiful.

Dress ca. 1870 From the Metropolitan Museum of Art

1870 Culture: British Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 21 in. cm) Length at CB (b): 46 in. cm) Length at CB (c): 31 in. cm) Credit Line: Catharine Breyer Van Bomel Foundation Fund, 1980

1870 - Girl's Silk Dress and High Boots. Deep dusty rose faille 1-piece day dress, self fabric flounce trim, separate belt w/ attached peplum, buckram lining, Ch 31", W 23.5", L 43", excellent, matching high button boots, low Louis heel red speckled white china buttons, stamped on sole " H. Wireman Philada.", 2" x 8.25", heel 1.25", (shoes worn at edges) fair.

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circa 1860 dress in Arsenic Green, History of Western Civilization through FASHION: July 2013

Silk Dress -- 1868 -- American -- Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute

Digitalt Museum - Kjole | Digitalt Museum - Kjole

Matches that lovely hat I saw at the Hat Shop in The Domain. Princess-line natural form with Vandyke hem, via Norwegian Folk Museum, Oslo.

1874-75 US

1874-75 US

ca.1875-1880 Tea Gown ,Medium Silk moire. With ecru cotton lace trim.

The teagown was intended to be worn at home while greeting receiving people. As with most other century garments it did not require the wearer to don a corset underneath. This level of comfort was only permissible in one's own home