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Lace shawl ; Lace berthe.

Image ID: 828020

Lace shawl ; Lace berthe. (1857)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Lace shawl ; Lace berthe.

Published Date

: 1857

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 21 x 13 cm. (8 1/2 x 5 in.)


: Foxing on image. Written on border: "June 1857" Printed on border: "Figure 4 is a shawl of black French lace, and is a remarkably pretty article of the kind. The embellishments of costumes for the open air constitute almost the only novelties which we have observed; there being nothing particularly new in fashion and construction. The berthe (figure 5) is adapted to be worn with a low-necked dress. It is of gossamer lace, with rûches whic ....
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Original Source

: From Harper's magazine. (New York : Harper Brothers, 1850-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Costume -- shawl

Source Description

: 1 folder (34 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 828020

Record ID

: 712125

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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