Chine Three quarter Mantle 1850s

Chine Three quarter Mantle
1850s

Pagoda Sleeved Chine Dress 1848-50

Pagoda Sleeved Chine Dress
1848-50

Black Trained Skirt 1890s

Black Trained Skirt
1890s

Mauve Taffeta Blouse 1890s

Mauve Taffeta Blouse
1890s

Scarlet Petticoat Mid 19th c

Scarlet Petticoat
Mid 19th c

Small Girl's Stockings Mid 19th c

Small Girl's Stockings
Mid 19th c

American Walking Shoes 1840-50

American Walking Shoes
1840-50

Black Corset 1890's

Black Corset
1890's

Caramel Leather Half Boots 1840's

Caramel Leather Half Boots
1840's

Three Piece Men's Suit 1885

Three Piece Men's Suit
1885

Smoking Cap 1860's

Smoking Cap
1860's

Adelaides Ladies Boots   c. 1840

Adelaides Ladies Boots
c. 1840

Child's Ear Conformer Cap 1920's

Child's Ear Conformer Cap
1920's

Straw work Apron c 1860

Straw work Apron
c 1860

English Costume 1837-1901

Queen Victoria's long reign from 1837-1901 is covered in this section including items worn by or commemorating her reign. Crinoline and bustle dresses, bonnets, shoes and reticules. Corsets, crinoline and bustle frames, including Dr Jaeger's and Thompson and Booth & Fox. Civil War period clothes for re enactors.