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Two-piece dress (skirt and bodice), 1886. Silk crêpe de chine bodice with blue velvet trim. Skirt in ivory silk with blue velvet inlay. Abiti Antichi

Two-piece dress (skirt and bodice) ~ 1886 ~ Silk crêpe de chine bodice with blue velvet trim. Skirt in ivory silk with blue velvet inlay ~ Abiti Antichi

Walking suit ca. 1870s. Two-piece visiting dress in 2 shades of gray silk faille. Skirt has short train and is worn with bustle. Triangular pocket on right side of skirt, trimmed with buttons & cord lacing, was designed to hold parasol. Indianapolis Museum of Art:

Walking suit, Two-piece visiting dress in 2 shades of gray silk faille. Skirt has short train and is worn with bustle. Triangular pocket on right side of skirt, trimmed with buttons & cord lacing, was designed to hold parasol. Indianapolis Museum of Art

Reception gown, Josephine H. Egan, New York, ca. 1875. Silk.  Bunka Gakuen Costume Museum, Tokyo by earlene

Circa 1875 silk reception gown, Josephine H. Egan, New York. Via Bunka Gakuen Costume Museum, Tokyo. - apparently period gown after all. I wonder if it's just a swap out of bodices?

Lace Embellished Evening Gown, ca. 1886-87 Charles Frederick Worth

House of Worth, silk satin, faille, and brocade with lace and rhinestones. Worn by Mrs. Philadelphia Museum of Art:

Ivory silk bengaline wedding gown, French, 1860. Open V-neck...

Ivory silk bengaline wedding gown, French, Open V-neck boned back lacing bodice with points, short sleeves with lace on net bell, trimmed with bands of satin ribbon & lined in muslin. wide train with applied hem band of Van Dyke.

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