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Nightcap, 1740-1760. Thick, soft leather; cuff of thinner leather. Possibly Cordovan. Crown made in 6 sections, with embossed design - all joined with crude back-stitch, leaving pinked 'frill'. Cuff sections are semi-circular, weith pinked edge and embrossed design. Possibly Spanish.

Nightcap National Trust Inventory Number 1348951 Date 1740 - 1760 Materials Leather Collection Snowshill Wade Costume Collection, Gloucestershire (Accredited Museum)

Nell's beautiful single-color dress for Lucetta's concert. Although I think this model's later than 1875 from the absence of a bustle...  1875-1879

Nell's beautiful single-color dress for Lucetta's concert. Although I think this model's later than 1875 from the absence of a bustle.

Silk Festooned Bustle Dress, 1878 With Acknowledgement to Ashley Taylor, who has created one of the most beautiful pages on this entire site. If you don't check her work, you are really missing something extraordinary, spectacular, and exquisite.

Silk Festooned Bustle Dress, 1878 With Acknowledgement to Ashley Taylor, who has created one of the most beautiful pages on this entire site. If you don't check her work, you are really missing something extraordinary, spectacular, and exquisite.