Wedding Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1926

GUSN

GUSN-10940

Description

Wedding gown [a] made of cream colored silk with lace overshirt and applied floral decoration. Gathered at waist. Knee-length with skirt trimmed in large scallops around edge. Sleeveless, v-neck top. Long silk train sewn to back of shoulders. Plastic and silk flower sprig sewn to train corner. Dress secured with hidden metal straps on left side of top.\n b) Matching veil made of cream-colored mesh, topped with crown of plastic cream-colored flowers and buds that match sprig on train.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wedding dresses
dresses (garments)
weddings
Wedding
Women's Clothing
Gown, Wedding

People and Organizations

Eleanor Weeks Chworosky

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of the New Hampshire Historical Society

Accession Number

1994.113