Skirt for Wedding Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1902

GUSN

GUSN-248346

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

Descriptive Terms

skirts (garments)
wedding dresses
Skirt

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Switzerland

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Accession Number

2002.29.35.3

Places

Probably Geneva (Geneva canton, Switzerland)