Wedding Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1812-1820

GUSN

GUSN-46370

Description

Sheer white embroidered with serpentine foliate bands (chain stitch and white work). High waist, drawstring neckline. Shirred bands at shoulders. Plain, long sleeves with piping and ruffle with double hem at waist. Drawstring at neckline and waist at back. Front panel extends to hem with side panels extending to hem below front panel. Back side panels.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wedding dresses
dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
serpentine (shape)
weddings
Women's clothing
Cotton
Hand Stitched
Embroidered
Serpentine
Wedding
Gown, Wedding

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1960.117