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Skirt for Wedding Dress

Description

Long silk skirt, with a chiffon swag, and a train attached to the back. There is a pleated silk band around the bottom edge of the train. The front of the skirt displays pleated stitching. There are hooks on the back of the skirt for closure. \n This bodice was part of the wedding dress worn by Lucy Lythgoe on her wedding on December 6, 1902.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1902
Location of origin
Switzerland
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Places
Probably Geneva (Geneva canton, Switzerland)
Descriptive terms
Skirt
skirts (garments)
wedding dresses
Accession Number
2002.29.35.3
GUSN
248346

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