1848 Spitalfields Ball Costumes

This (probable) Illustrated London News page shows Medieval and Renaissance dresses worn at a costume ball in 1848.

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Keywords:  1848, straight coiffure, tiara, veil, curly coiffure, cotehardie, fur, scoop neckline, square neckline, neckline ruff, long close sleeves, cuffs, long puffed sleeves, back flared cuffs, hanging sleeves, wheel farthingale, necklace, draped necklace, fan, theatrical dress

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