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Lace shawl ; Lace berthe

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Costume -- Shawl

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Date Issued: 1857
Women -- Clothing & dress
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Content: 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 which form the border; the whole being edged with lace. Bows of pale blue or white satin adorn the sleeves and the waist. The centre may be graced by a neat bouquet." Includes additional text.
Source note: Harper''s magazine. (New York : Harper Brothers, 1850-).
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17128272
Barcode: 33333159286968
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b67bb1a0-c54d-012f-c702-58d385a7bc34
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  • 1857: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

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The New York Public Library. "Lace shawl ; Lace berthe" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1857. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1991-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The New York Public Library. "Lace shawl ; Lace berthe" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 7, 2023. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1991-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The New York Public Library. (1857). Lace shawl ; Lace berthe Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1991-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lace shawl ; Lace berthe