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Regency spencer

  The spencer is a short jacket worn on the Regency dress. This quite rarely shaped spencer is made of silk dupioni with cotton lining and is trimmed with a black ribbon and black silk tassels. It was made according to the extant piece, dated back to c. 1798.

 
Tailor's - Hanka, Regency apron front dress, part 3
Copyright Martina a Martin Hřibovi 2006
Tailor's - Hanka, Regency spencer, part 2