Six original vintage wigs with Max Factor labels. Originally made in London …… Read More ~ vintage powdered wigs – Max Factor ~
Oscar winning actor Charles Laughton’s barrister wig worn in the Alfred Hitchcock film where he plays Judge Lord Thomas Horfield.… Read More ~ Charles Laughton’s barrister wig worn in The Paradine Case (1947) ~
2 lawyers are these sisters Hatticus Finch & Fatticus Inch. Both forensic utterers, barristers practicing in criminal …… Read More ~ this pair of forensic utterers, Aussie barristers, are sisters: Hatticus Finch & Fatticus Inch ~
Those wig thingies again!… Read More As seen on Instagram
In the kitchen at home. When you’re late and in a rush and grabbing a cup of coffee on the run, the vintage scale with weights and copper plates makes a good wig-stand for the powdered wig – at least temporarily. . . . . of course, things have been modified now and the wigs are… Read More Go Powder Me Puff . . . . Um, I Mean Puff Me Wig!
Melville Weston Fuller the Chief Justice 1908 (US Supreme Court) It’s the most learned gentlemen of the Supreme Court of the United States, the Fuller Court (Chief Justice Melville Fuller) of the 1890s-1910 era. It was also the Plessy v Ferguson Court that created the legal doctrine of “separate but equal” which institutionalized segregation in… Read More ~ court dress for tall courts: new robes for Australia’s high court judges ~
Time, Gentleman, for a Change? Some previous posts on the historical absence of women in the legal profession here, here and here