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Costume -- Mourning

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1883
Women -- Clothing & dress
Mourning clothing & dress
Content: Printed on border: "Figs. 1 and 3. Paramatta crêpe. The underskirt is bordered with three kiltings of paramatta headed by crêpe dents. The paniers that cross the tablier are paramatta. Pointed collar and basque of crêpe." "Fig. 2. Satin merveilleux and guipure or chantilly lace. The skirt forms two deep kiltings, each edged with lace, and is bordered with five narrow kiltings. Short basque bodice with loops, through which a sash is passed, and tied with loops." "Fig. 4. Grenadine or veiling. Four flounces edged with chantilly lac[e] form the skirt. The visite of the same material is trimmed with ric[h] passementerie and lace." Written on border: "Aug. 1883." Includes additional text.
Source note: The queen. (London : [s.n.] 1861-).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 17 x 26 cm. (6 3/4 x 10 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17122791
Barcode: 33333159267745
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 310461b0-c54b-012f-2976-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1883: Issued
  • 2022: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

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The New York Public Library. "Mourning costumes" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1883. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-02f5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The New York Public Library. "Mourning costumes" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 18, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-02f5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The New York Public Library. (1883). Mourning costumes Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-02f5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Mourning costumes