Wedding Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1848-1852

GUSN

GUSN-54033

Description

Cream silk satin wedding dress with net overlay; bodice has pointed front; back lacing; boned; broad neckline and cap sleeves with cream fringe ruching; bundles of flowers at shoulders and front; lace trim. Skirt has cartridge pleats at back. Net overlay has striped ribbon around hem. Bodice and skirt lined with white cotton.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wedding dresses
dresses (garments)
stitching
net (textile)
satin
silk (textile)
weddings
Women's clothing
Silk
Satin
Net
Hand Stitched
Wedding
Gown, Wedding

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1945.285A

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