Wedding Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1760-1780

GUSN

GUSN-54953

Description

Robe a la francaise, cream with multi-color floral spray pattern, ground striped with small buds and leaves. Round neckline and front edges trimmed with ruching; Fine cream silk trim with scalloped edge along front and elbow length ruffled sleeves. Bodice lined with linen. Half of skirt lined with silk, deep ruffled, hem trimmed with same padded ruching as over skirt, drawstring waist.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wedding dresses
dresses (garments)
silk (textile)
brocade (textile)
weddings
Women's clothing
Dress

Related Items

Title Shoes Accession Number 1949.129

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Accession Number

1949.128AB