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Wedding Gown

Style Period

1930s

Description

Dress has deep V-neck, shoulder straps gathered to one inch at the top, waistline seam, very full floor length circle skirt. Slip is full length and worn underneath. Jacket has folded over collar, front ends at hip with square styleline, many covered buttons at centre front, long full sleeves with matching buttons up wrist to elbow, back extends into one and a half metre long train.

Tags

purpose wear
ceremonial
women's
cream
lace
silk
lace

Donor

Ruth Irwin

Accession Number

1-930-37-06465