Wedding dress Place of origin: Great Britain, United Kingdom (made) Date: 1779 (made) 28 September 1779 (worn) Artist/Maker: Unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Silk and linen, hand woven and hand sewn, silver
White taffeta finely embroidered with a satin stitch floral in pastel silk, gold metallic thread and sequins, trimmed in silk gauze with leaf applique, back-lac
Shoes, light green and cream silk, leather, floral sprig embroidery, silver bow clasp fasteners to laches.
sack-back gown of cream silk woven with a deep mauve stripe and a small floral vine motif, matching petticoat, both lined in apple-green striped silk, French
Robe and petticoat Place of origin: England, Great Britain Date: Materials and Techniques: Silk, linen, silk thread, pinked and hand-sewn Museum number: to
A brocaded silk open robe a la polonaise, circa of figured oyster silk woven with small floral sprigs, edged in peacock-green satin, the closed-front bodice with pointed low waist.
Rococo Period Dress - Gown and petticoat - United Kingdom (made) Date: ca. 1745 (woven) (made) (altered) Artist/Maker: Unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Silk damask, lined with linen, hand-sewn. Victoria and Albert Museum
Silk brocade robe à l’anglaise, Canada, 1750 - Ivory silk brocaded with small tone on tone flowers and larger polychrome floral clusters.
French brocaded silk taffeta open robe made from golden silk taffeta with purple rib weave stripes and small ivory brocaded flowers.