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Doublet Doublet

Doublet with high collar and short wide skirts, from Barrock, Wick, Caithness, Scotland

Undercoat Undercoat

Undercoat with high collar and short wide skirts, from Barrock, Wick, Caithness, Scotland

Knee breeches Knee breeches

Knee breeches, much patched with small pocket under the waistband, from Barrock, Wick, Caithness, Scotland

Bonnet, broad Bonnet, broad

Broad bonnet or cap, from Barrock, Wick, Caithness, Scotland

Stocking Stocking

Pair of stockings or hose of cloth, from Barrock, Wick, Caithness, Scotland

Plaid / blanket Plaid / blanket

Plaid or blanket with a dark border, from Barrock, Wick, Caithness, Scotland

Shoe / fragment Shoe / fragment

Fragments of a light pair of leather shoes, from Barrock, Wick, Caithness, Scotland

Bonnet, broad Bonnet, broad

Broad bonnet, found on a skeleton on Dava Moor, Cromdale, Moray, Scotland in 1927

Gown, advocate's / box Gown, advocate's / box

Black alpaca advocate's gown worn by Sir Walter Scott of Abbotsford, in a tin box

Jersey Jersey

Jumper or jersey in Fair Isle pattern knitted wool, with a high round neck and long sleeves, and a chequered design in red and blue on the neck, hem and cuffs, bought c. 1910, features in the painting ‘The Fair Isle Jumper’, by Stanley Cursiter, 1923, currently held by Edinburgh City Council: Scottish, Fair Isle, c. 1910

Page, fashion Page, fashion

Full page advertisement for 'Fashionable Furs at Swan and Edgar's, Regent St., Piccadilly, London W.', a page from an unidentified journal. Advertisement printed in colour and features women in fashionable day dress with wide brimmed hats and fur muffs, scarves, cravats and stoles. The fur products feature product names and prices. English, c. 1900 - 1910.

Fashion plate Fashion plate

Fashion plate, in colour on paper, showing men and women in evening dress in frotn of three windows, and a motor car, titled 'Au revoir...', designed by Georges Barbier, from Le Bonheur du Jour, Paris, 1924: Paris, France, 1924

Sampler Sampler

Sampler worked in coloured silks, depicting Oxfoord (Oxenfoord?) Castle with hunting and other scenes, signed by Marian Raith, aged 13 years, 1799

Bedspread Bedspread

Bedspread, part of a set of linen and crewelwork bed hangings designed by Sir Robert Lorimer and embroidered by Jeannie Skinner ( local postmistress at Arncroach), 1897

Dress Dress

Woman's dress, in purple and black shot silk, trimmed with silk velvet, constructed with the princess line, with a high round neckline and centre front fastening trimmed with velvet, full-length velvet sleeves with shot silk cuffs trimmed with lace, narrow skirt with train falling in swags and cascade, with purple silk ribbons trimming the centre front, panels of velvet and velvet finishing the train: British, c. 1874 - 1879

Dress Dress

Woman's dress in black dress machine net and crepe de chine, decorated with coral coloured plastic beads and gold and black sequins, with v-shaped neckline and dropped waistline, bought by the donor in Glasgow: Scottish, 1927

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