Wedding dress skirt

Description
This blue dress was worn as a wedding dress. The skirt and bodice are separate. It has white lace trimming around the edge of the bodice and the cuffs. It is interesting to compare the design of this dress to number 247/1977/1 as they are from the same period and have some similarities.
Accession Loan No.
75/1965/2
Collection Class
Clothing and accessories
Common Name
wedding dress skirt
Simple Name
dress skirt
Full Name
wedding dress skirt
Dimensions
waist 585 mm; length 965 mm
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901)
Production Date
c 1869
Production Year Low
1869
Production Year High
1870
Production Country
United Kingdom: England
Production Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Continent
Europe
Family Group

Material
silk, grosgrain

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