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  • "The Poison Dress", or "Embalmed Alive" features a dress that has in some way been poisoned.

    Also contributing to the poison-dress theme is the prevalence of smallpox-contaminated blankets, which were given to native Americans.

    September 7, 2019

  • One appears in the Cate Blanchett movie about Elizabeth I.

    I wonder whether dresses dyed with copper arsenite (or Scheele's Green) would fit.

    September 9, 2019