ca. 1818 Spencer (Royal Pavilion - Brighton and Hove UK)


The Spencer was a short coat, just how short can be seen here. The tasseled draw string appears to be used for tying up the neckline in chilly weather. Each shoulder is decorated with a rosette.

Keywords:  1818, British, jacket, Spencer, high neckline, collar, long close upper puffed sleeves, rosettes, cuffs, ruching, tassels

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