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Catalog Number 1996.25.19.2
Object Name Gown, Wedding
Title Annie Stone Wedding Gown, 1895
Date 11/15/1895
Year Range from 1895
Year Range to 1895
Description Ivory satin wedding dress .1 The bodice front is trimmed with folded satin ribbon and is fan pleated for the waist. At the waist there is a ribbon sash that has a bow at the centre back. The collar has lace trim and fastened to edge of bodice front. The sleeves are leg of mutton and cut in 2 pieces. Cotton tape at waistline. Claw buckle, 12 stays, 16 hooks at center front on undergarment.
.2 The skirt has a centre front gored panel, side back panel with dart and a side back panel with the hem on a true bias. There are 3 centre back panels - one is on a straight grain while the other two are off-grain. The back skirt extends to semi-rectangular train. Whole dress is composed of three layers; stiff paper underlining, china silk underlining and satin fashion fabric.
People Macdonald, Annie Stone
MacDonald, Walter
Dimensions W-29.997 L-37.998 cm