Once a symbols of women's rights in the 1850s, the bloomer underwent several transformations in the underworld of undergarments. Popularized by suffragette, Amelia Bloomer. They were eventually replaced by drawers or knickers.
Talk about the Gangs of New York! A street thug, a hoodlum. Term based on NY Irish street gang aka the Dead rabbits, who would parade brandishing dead rabbits, the symbol of their defeated rivals.
The global lesbian peace sign
A lesbian. Back in the day 'tuppence' was slang for vagina. The term is based on the first female public toilets on Bedford street in London, where you had to pay a tuppence 'penny' to take a piss.