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Wedding dress & shoes

Wedding dress & shoes

  • Place of origin:

    London (made)

  • Date:

    1892 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    silk, satin, lace

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss W.M. Deans

  • Museum number:

    T.259-1958

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

White grosgrain bodice and skirt, high collar and short slightly puffed sleeves, trimmed pearl beads and chiffon, machine embroidered net flounces, separate train attaching to nape of neck and sides of skirt in white figured silk satin; white satin shoes

Place of Origin

London (made)

Date

1892 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

silk, satin, lace

Object history note

Worn by Mary Fox to marry Harold Dean, 29 September 1892, in St Pancras, London. The dress was made in London. We also have the bride's silk nightgown worn for the honeymoon (see T.260-1958)

Categories

Marriage; Fashion; Clothing; Footwear; Accessories

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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