Dress; Unknown; 1961; T2016.525.1.2

Name/Title

Dress

About this object

Dress & Petticoat, Wedding: Cream. 1: Dress: Made of Chantilly like lace, wide scalloped neckline, sleeves lightly gathered at shoulder, point down over hand with elastic loop for middle finger and 3 small metal done up wrist. Full bouffant skirt gathered at waist with corded satin trim with 3 satin roses at back. Metal zip to waist, dome on middle rose and piping, 1 dome below on lace. Lace is open at back from waist with scalloped edge exposing full layered tulle underskirt. Underskirt net is exposed around bottom, 8 satin roses intermittently around bottom of lace, 2 of them mid front. 2: Petticoat: Skinner satin, Strapless, Sabrina top with satin piping. Zig zag stitching up over bust and around waist. Metal zip to below waist. Full circle skirt.

Maker

Unknown

Date Made

1961

Medium and Materials

Chan elle Lace,Tulle, Satin ,polyester satin

Measurements

Dress: L 1730mm back W 310mm across piping at waist. Petticoat: L1300mm W280mm across waist.

Subject and Association Keywords

Wedding

Object Type

Textiles

Object number

T2016.525.1.2

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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Wedding

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