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Creator:
Howle, J. (Tailor), creator.
Title:
[Gentlemen's fitting measurements diagram for use by tailors].
Published/Created:
[London], [approximately 1820-1830]
Physical Description:
1 card : illustrations ; 6 x 9 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
TT570 .H69 1820 Box
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
"J. Howle, 8, Conduit Street, Regent Street."
Displays 13 steps instructing on how to measure a gentleman for clothing. Includes a diagram.
Subject Terms:
Clothing and dress -- Great Britain.
Clothing trade -- Great Britain.
Fashion -- Great Britain -- 19th century.
Howle, J. (Tailor)
London (England) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Men's clothing -- England -- London.
Tailoring -- Great Britain -- 19th century.
Tailors -- Great Britain -- 19th century.
Form/Genre:
Ephemera.
Trade cards (advertising)
Etchings -- [approximately 1820-1830]
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