Wedding Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1852

GUSN

GUSN-41371

Description

Two piece ivory taffeta wedding gown with broad neckline and short sleeves gathered at armhole; cream silk embroidery on sleeve of shirt. Cutwork embroidery with rest of crinoline insert on sleeves and skirt; floral and floral trail pattern; bodice is boned; sharp point at front and back; laced closure at center back; wool breast padding; lined with glazed linen; skirt has box pleats; linen waistband with hook and eye closure; pocket on right side.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wedding dresses
dresses (garments)
embroidering
stitching
silk (textile)
taffeta
floral patterns
fashion (concept)
weddings
Women's clothing
Silk
Taffeta
Embroidered
Floral
Wedding
Hand Stitched
High Fashion
Gown, Wedding

Additional Identification Number

1928.1127A-B
1928.1127

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1928.1127AB