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Marie Antoinette's detailed sleeve

tiny-librarian: Sleeve cuff from Marie Antoinette’s Dress, 1780 That actually has nothing to do with Marie Antoinette. It’s a sleeve from a British gown in the collection of the Victoria and Albert Museum Good catch! I wonder why people make stuff up.

Robe Du Soir Dos, 1888-89. No bustle, but soft pleating at the back of skirt and train

Evening dress 1898 of American origin. Ivory satin gown sweeps back into a short semi-circular train. Skirt is overlaid with finely embroidered & beaded black lace. In addition, a black lace & ivory satin bolero jacket sets off this piece ~ long sleeves.