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Coat and waistcoat, c.1775, FRANCE Medium: silk, linen, wool, metal, (c) NGVA

1775 French Coat and waistcoat at the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne - It's been a while since I've pinned one of these super-fancy century men's ensembles, so here you go!

Such a Handsome Coat Men’s Velvet Coat 1873-1875 The Victoria & Albert Museum

Cotton velveteen, lined with silk, wool twill and cotton, edged with wool braid. As the frock coat became formal daywear in the a more informal style of coat, called the morning coat was introduced.

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Cut Away Frock Coat - combination of Tailcoat and frockcoat worn during the transitional period between regency and early Victorian.

Aoi-Matsuri (Aoi-festival) in Kyoto Japan.  Heian era costume.   The Aoi Festival came to be held now for approximately 1,400 years.

Aoi-Matsuri (Aoi-festival) in Kyoto Japan. Kariginu kimono The Aoi Festival came to be held now for approximately years.

My Japanese Hakata ningyo, unglazed clay doll of a young samurai (wakashu) with a dancing fan. This doll may have been modeled after a character in Kabuki (played by all males) or Takarazuka (played by all females). There were many play houses in Hakata during the late Meiji, Taisho and early Showa period. The Takarazuka theater was also there. Live theater play was quite popular before play houses and theaters went through destruction in the form of fires.

‘Hakata ningyo, unglazed clay doll of a young samurai (wakashu) with a dancing fan. This doll may have been modeled after a character in Kabuki (played by all males) or Takarazuka (played by all females). There were many play houses in Hakata during.