Velvet ensemble, view 2: skirt. note velvet stops at hips to reduce bulk in waistband

The underskirt of the bustle outfit showing the unseen top section made with polished cotton

Tucker, dated c. 1820. French. Cotton. Dimensions: Length at CB: 22 in. (55.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Martin Kamer, 1982, Accession Number: 2009.300.3891. Also pictured on a mannequin.

Tucker, cotton, French, c. "Precursor of the modern brassiere, this tucker was worn as a modesty piece under the sheer cotton empire line dresses of the early century." "BIB AND TUCKER"

Evening Gloves: 1900-1910, American, silk.     "The openwork knit pattern adds an extra decorative dimension to the wearer's arms. The combination of the silk knit and the patterned knit is not unlike the way silk stockings covered and decorated the legs."

Silk knit evening gloves, American, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Acc. Probably machine knit.

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Nice Gown with partlet, great matching combo of jewellery to enliven simple material, plus can reuse on other outfits

1883 Bustle | British | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Victorian lace gloves - vintage lady

Pair of gloves Italian, century Milan, Italy Dimensions Height x width 14 1516 x 3 1516 in. x 10 cm) Medium or Technique Lace, bobbin

1890s petticoat. Metropolitan Museum of Art. 2009.300.3325

Petticoat Date: Culture: American Medium: cotton Dimensions: Length at CB: 37 in. cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs.

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