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Mediaeval Miscellanea has created copyrighted Period Patterns™ for sewing authentic period clothing.
63-L Hanna, c.1861 From the original dress of Hannah Ewbank of Marquette, WI, as documented in Wisconsin Women in the War . Pattern includes Zouave jacket, skirt, pants and vest. Jacket was of blue merino, trimmed with military buttons and gold lace. Skirt was scarlet merino, trimmed with blue and gold lace. White pants and vest. A number of regiments raised at the beginning of the Civil War were patterned on the French Colonial Zouave Regiments from North Africa.