Pair of boots Place of origin: Vienna, Austria (made) London, England (sold) Date: 1895-1915 (made) 1/3/1923 (purchased) Artist/Maker: Capek, Anton (designer and maker) C. W. Coulson (retailers) Materials and Techniques: Glacé kid leather, lined in cotton sateen and silk satin Credit Line: Bequeathed by Lionel Ernest Bussey. Museum number: T.322-1970
Collar: 1630-1640, Honiton, England, linen edged with bobbin lace with tassels of knotted linen thread. "Lace like this appears in a number of English portraits of the 1630s and early 1640s, and custom for it was at the highest social level. The Countess of Leicester, wife to the English Ambassador to France, was commissioned to purchase English bobbin lace as a present for Anne of Austria, the French Queen, in 1637 and complained of the considerable expense."
Dress Place of origin: Great Britain (made) Date: 1836-1840 (made) Artist/Maker: Unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Printed cotton edged with silk satin piping and lined with linen and cotton Credit Line: Given by Miss G.E. Hill Museum number: T.32-1940
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