Wedding Ensemble

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1857

GUSN

GUSN-53750

Description

Three piece wedding ensemble. Bodice [a]: Brown and black plaid; long bell shaped sleeves; eight black and gilt fancy buttons; bodice boned and lined with linen. Skirt [b]: lined with glazed cotton and brown woolen tape at hem edge; matching cape and bell sleeves trimmed with wide brown ribbon. Cape [c]: Flase hood with brown tassle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wedding dresses
cotton (textile)
stitching
linen (material)
silk (textile)
plaids
weddings
Women's clothing
Silk
Cotton
Linen
Plaid
Hand Stitched
Wedding
Gown, Wedding

Related Items

Title WAISTCOAT Accession Number 1944.298

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Accession Number

1944.299A-C

Date

1857 (Wedding date)