From prehistory to the mid-20th century, this informative book describes and illustrates the development of Western dress. The text a enhanced by nearly 500 illustrations a appears in outline form, permitting easy cross-referencing of material. Details of distinctive features for each era include footwear, headgear, accessories, and typical colors and materials. 491 black-and-white illustrations.6. jewelry: pearls and other jewelry; dangling strings of beads and pendant earrings; antique coral, or crystal beads, the ... or antique crystal Buddha pendant ; motherof-pearl, carved ivory, vegetable ivory, or amber bead necklace; costume jewelry ... messaline, silk mull, moire, gabardine, taffeta, corded silk, crepe and velvet; colored satin; Mechlin lace; neckline lace; ... Make-up: evidences of athe vampaquot; of the movies in the make-up as well as in the costume of many girls and someanbsp;...
|Title||:||Western World Costume|
|Author||:||Carolyn G. Bradley|
|Publisher||:||Courier Corporation - 2013-01-23|