Wedding Dress

1889 (made)
Not currently on display at the V&A

Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Cream satin wedding dress consisting of a jacket bodice, skirt and train.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Parts
This object consists of 3 parts.

  • Wedding Bodice
  • Wedding Skirt
  • Wedding Train Lining
Brief Description
Wedding dress consisting of a bodice, skirt and train of satin, velvet and lace, Great Britain, 1889
Physical Description
Cream satin wedding dress consisting of a jacket bodice, skirt and train.
Credit line
Given by Mrs V. I. Lewin
Object history
Worn by Ella Lewin (née Alston) of Bromley, Kent, the daughter of a well-to-do Ceylon tea merchant, for her marriage in 1889.
Collection
Accession Number
T.265 to B-1971

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record createdJune 23, 2009
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