Empire style dress handmade of light olive green silk atlas, 1815
Dress Place of origin: Britain, United Kingdom (made) Date: ca. 1814 (made) Artist/Maker: unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Printed cotton Credit Line: Given by Messrs Harrods Ltd Museum number: Gallery location: In Storage
1811 British Ball gown at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York - The use of a sheer overlay on this gown and the light colours lend themselves well to the Regency-era silhouette of a high waist and straight skirt.
Silk Dress with Long Sleeves, 1813
This petticoat project began a few months ago for a friend getting into War of 1812 Living history.