Wedding dress

Images and digital reproductions are temporarily unavailable for purchase. Please check back when MNHS library services resume.

Titles Wedding dress
Description Silk dress worn by Mrs. Colon Beale at her wedding in 1861. The dress features horizontal green stripes on a floral print background. The bell-shaped sleeves are trimmed with green and brown braid.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 54 inches length
17 inches width (shoulder)
Nomenclature wedding dress
Materials silk (textile)
Subjects Owned/used by: Beale, Mrs. Colon
Used in: Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States
Clothing. Women's Special Purpose Clothing. Wedding Clothing
Dates Use: Exactly 1861
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 8805.8.1 (Accession Number)

User Comments

Add a comment:

Name: (required)

E-mail: (required)

I agree to the Terms of Use (required)

If you are a person leave these fields blank.