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Gentleman's Collar
Early 1800s

See References below.


The natural linen with shaped curving divided collar on a band with two hand embroidered buttonholes, tapes to each end, starched.

Width 16 in; 41 cm 

Centre depth 4 1/2 in; 11 cm


A little grubby but in good condition with original tapes.


An Agreeable Tyrant. Fashion after the Revolution by Aiden O'Brien p 162. There is a shirt front illustrated with a similar collar attached.

Moden 1790-184. Dankse Dragter Ellen Anderson p  127 for similar. Ask for photo.