Wedding Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840-1850

GUSN

GUSN-36341

Description

Cream silk gauze wedding gown with bateau neck with piping; pleated and tucked neckline gathers in v-shape toward slightly pointed waistband; piping at waist; boned bodice is lined with white glazed cotton; hook and eye closure at back; cap sleeves with tucks at edge and cream silk ribbon at each shoulder; cartridge pleats all around; voile lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wedding dresses
dresses (garments)
gauze
stitching
silk (textile)
weddings
Women's clothing
Silk
Gauze
Hand Stitched
Wedding
Gown, Wedding

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1933.2114

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