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PURPLE STRIPE DAY DRESS, 1860s 1-piece, light weight wool woven in alternating dark & light purple stripes w/ orange pin stripes, jet F buttons & trims, cap sleeve w/ jet tassels, brown cotton bodice lining, B 35", W 27.5", L 54"-59"

light weight wool woven in alternating dark & light purple stripes w/ orange pin stripes, jet F buttons & trims, cap sleeve w/ jet tassels, brown cotton bodice lining,

Gas masks all round. Possibly a wise precaution at this time and location but on top of everything the baby gas suits make them "portable luggage"

Just in case you need a pinch of perspective: From the Imperial War Museum in London, "Three nurses carry babies cocooned in baby gas respirators down the corridor of a London hospital during a gas drill." GAS DRILL AT A LONDON HOSPITAL: ENGLAND, 1940

1920s face mask: meant to protect the user's face from the sun

Creepy things from the past. A mildly terrifying full faced swimming mask designed to protect women from the sun.

Clothing from Mason Jung. Shooting by Hunter Magazine. merged

Clothing from Mason Jung. Shooting by Hunter Magazine. innovative and clever pattern making

Tailored Fashion, Forefront, Minimal, Menswear, Men's Fashion, Ss

GENT'S BLACK SATIN BREECHES, EARLY 19th C  Go Back Lot: 57 November, 2007 -Tasha Tudor Historic Costume Collection New Hope, PA Silk satin with broad 19.5" fall extending across entire front of breeches, brown glazed cotton waistband, twelve wooden buttons and three self fabric buttons at knee length with silk ties, long rise, (wear, abrasions at knee, stains, modern alterations)fair.

Augusta Auctions accepts consignments of historic clothing and textiles from museums, estates and individuals.

GENT'S BLACK SATIN BREECHES, EARLY 19th C

Augusta Auctions accepts consignments of historic clothing and textiles from museums, estates and individuals.