Wedding Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1853

GUSN

GUSN-47475

Description

Lavender floral patterned silk wedding gown; lace collar; bell-shaped sleeves with double puffed edged with wide purple and beige band; cotton undersleeve with openwork, scalloped edge; cartridge pleats all around; center left pocket; 14 covered buttons; bodice boned and lined with brown glazed cotton; skirt lined in glazed tan cotton; silk tape at hem.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wedding dresses
dresses (garments)
stitching
silk (textile)
floral patterns
weddings
Women's clothing
Silk
Hand Stitched
Spray
Wedding
Gown, Wedding

Related Items

Title Dress Accession Number 1953.306

Maker

Burnap, Harriet Trow (Maker)

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Accession Number

1967.112