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Two-piece bridal dress with veil

Description

Ivory satin two-piece bridal dress with lace veil. Fitted bodice with long sleeves and a high mock neck, satin epaulets at shoulders and ruched satin rosettes, one at the waistline and two on the neck. A-line satin skirt with train consisting of seven panels, inner edge of hem trimmed with a band of gathered satin, lined with linen and thick cotton. Plain lace veil.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1895
Location of origin
American
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
dresses (garments)
GOWN, WEDDING
Women's Clothing
People and organizations
Davis, Frances Rest
Davis, Robert Brown, Mr.
Dimensions
19 1/4 in (A); 61 in (B); 8 in (C) (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2007.12.1A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Sandra D. Carpenter
GUSN
103274

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