- England - Girl's dress of white muslin embroidered from the hem with a floral design in coloured wools. The dress has a high-waisted bodice, vertically-gathered puffed sleeves and a trained skirt. Muslin embroidered in wool
Evening dress Place of origin: England (made) Date: ca. 1818 (made) Artist/Maker: unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Machine made silk net, embroidered with silk, trimmed with satin decoration, wired epaulettes, hand-sewn
"Sprigged cotton dress, with an overall eyelet design and an elaborate scalloped hem border. Charleston Museum" I am certainly taking this as correct documentation which now allows me to buy a wonderful eyelet rather than having to do eons of embroidery.
oldrags: “ Walking dress, UK, the Victoria & Albert Museum “ Echoes of military uniform give this walking dress a masculine flourish. The curving satin bands applied to the front of the spencer are reminiscent of the parallel lines of.