Dress, Mascotte, 1912, London. In V&A: CIRC.643-1964 Owned by Miss Heather Firbank Silk chiffon over silk, grosgrain, lace, boned, embroidered. This dress shows the new slim line and tubular skirt of the 1910s. Its almost austere appearance is made more feminine with the addition of a double line of self fabric decorative buttons down the front and at the cuffs and a purple cord sash which ties around the waist and falls at one side.
EGYPT PALESTINE 1914 - 1918 (Q 105525) Guerrilla Operations 1918: The 'Imperial' nature of the Camel Corps in 1918; mounted troops from left to right, the Australian, British, New Zealand and Indian sections.