Dress; Unknown; 1930-1940; T2016.531.1.2.3

Name/Title

Dress

About this object

Bridesmaids outfit: Gold, cream veil and hat. 1: Dress: Gold Taffeta: Plain bodice gathered into inserted waist band at back, R side opening 3 metal hooks and cotton eyes. Front has seams from side to bust on diagonal top gathered at seam. Small opening down front with hook on R and cotton eye, puff sleeves. 8 panelled long gored skirt. 2: Petticoat: Gold taffeta: No sleeves V neck at front. Gathered with pleats at skirt. 3: Hat/veil: Cream: Small flattish straw had with brim, covered in pearl lustre sequin braid, with net attached to back of hat. Black shirring elastic tie under chin

Maker

Unknown

Date Made

1930-1940

Medium and Materials

Taffeta, Straw,net

Measurements

L630mm Veil 26 X 30 Hat Dress: L1140mm W320mm across waist Petticoat: L1100mm W320mm across waist.

Subject and Association Keywords

Wedding wear

Object Type

Textiles

Object number

T2016.531.1.2.3

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