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c1870 Rococo rocker, rgstrd 1855-RW Winfield & Co, Birmingham, England (shown at 1851 Crystal Palace Exh, London/early models prob strap steel), ptd 1867-Berg & Hoffman, USA, 42t, 12-1,5.

Black Velvet Dress Belonging to Empress Elisabeth of Austria, maker unknown (Austria), c. 1860‑1865. Velvet and silk. Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, Austria. Photos via: (Side view): Kunsthistorisches Museum (link: http://www.khm.at/besuchen/ausstellungen/habsburg-splendor/); (Back view and detail): http://glasstire.com/2015/07/24/habsburgs-rule/

American Dress, 1855-1865 Silk, Military Embellishments Gift of Mary Pierrepont Beckwith to The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Evening gown, circa 1860, shot taffetas and brocade, shown here with pagoda sleeves attached. Again, sleeves are edged in silk floss fringe, deep "v" at front of bodice, cartridge pleats, padded bosom, offered by Antique Dress