Wedding Corsage

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

ca. 1902

GUSN

GUSN-248349

Description

Corsage worn by Lucy Lythgoe at her wedding on December 6, 1902. Consists of a cut flower with a white ribbon attached to it. The corsage in housed in a blue box with a lid, which may not be the original box that it came in.

Details

Descriptive Terms

corsages (costume accessories)
flower (plant material)
ribbon (material)
boxes (containers)
Corsage

Inscription

"BIGELOW, KENNARD & CO. / 511 WASHINGTON ST. / BOSTON" (printed)
"My wedding boutonnière / Dec. 6, 1902"
(handwritten)

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

4 1/8 x 3 x 1 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Katharine Richardson

Accession Number

2002.29.38A-C