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Wedding dress

Wedding dress

  • Place of origin:

    London, England (made)

  • Date:

    June 1923 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Aida Woolf (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Lamé and lace

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs A. Diamond

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Silver lamé wedding dress with train
[Wedding dress] Silver lamé wedding dress with a full silver lace skirt and panniers at the hips.
[Wedding train] Silver lamé train with pink appliquéd rosettes.

Place of Origin

London, England (made)


June 1923 (made)


Aida Woolf (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Lamé and lace

Object history note

Worn by Flora Diamond when she married Phillip Jacobs at the Bayswater Synagogue in June 1923

Descriptive line

Lamé and lace wedding dress with train, designed by Aida Woolf, London, June 1923.


Lame; Metallic lace


Marriage; Judaism; Fashion; Women's clothes; Lace

Production Type

Haute couture

Collection code


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