Wedding Dress; 1913; 50.88

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Port Macquarie Museum

Name/Title

Wedding Dress

About this object

Wedding dress made of embroidered voile with lace inserts. Has a high neckline and elbow length sleeves. The bodice and skirt are gathered into a small waistband. There is a back opening with metal hooks and hand stitched loops. Worn by donor's mother, married at St Columbus Church Adelaide.

Date Made

1913

Medium and Materials

Cotton

Measurements

Back neck to waist 380mm
Back neck to hem 1405mm
Neck to shoulder 160mm
Sleeve length underarm 280mm
Underam 820mm
Waist 600mm
Hem circumference 1540mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Weddings

Credit Line

Donor: W J Avery

Object Type

Wedding dresses

Object number

50.88

Copyright Licence  

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Tags

1913
Adelaide
embroidery
garments
gown
lace
Port Macquarie
St Columbus
voile
white

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