Lady's Monthly Museum, December 1810

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Lady's Monthly Museum (1810)

From p. 316 ...
"Fig.1--A walking dress of black twilled sarsnet; French grey mantle, trimmed with white swansdown; imperial bonnet of white chip; grey gloves, black boots." [Mourning Dress]

"Fig. 2--A plain black cloth pelisse, buttoned up the front; straw hat with a black crape flower in front; black shoes and gloves." [Mourning Dress]

Fig.3--A black crape dress, over black sarsnet, made with short sleeves, and trimmed with lace; the waist confined with a brilliant band; hair fashionably dressed, black kid gloves and shoes." This Mourning Dress is very similar to one from Ackermann's Repository

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