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Speaker : 18th century men's clothing: cut and construction

Activity: Academic talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Abstract

Lecture on male fashions of the 18th century, with analysis of surviving garments held in museum archives and private collections. Discussion of importance of clothes recovered from wetlands as corrective to the elite clothing narrative. Discussion of naval and military dress and the early ready-made clothing industry.

University of Glasgow

ID: 52750356