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Textile fragments
Description Eight fragments of the same silk fabric used to make a dress worn by Mrs. Colon Beale at her wedding in 1861. The fabric features horizontal green stripes on a floral print background.
Quantity 8 items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 49 1/2 inches length 1
19 inches width 1
32 inches length 2
18 1/4 inches width 2
27 1/4 inches length 3
13 inches width 3
19 inches length 4
7 inches width 4
34 7/8 inches length 5
17 7/8 inches width 5
19 1/4 inches length 6
9 3/4 inches width 6
26 1/4 inches length 7
10 1/2 inches width 7
48 1/2 inches length 8
19 3/8 inches width 8
Nomenclature Fragments
Subjects Owned/used by: Beale, Mrs. Colon
Weddings
Used in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, United States
Clothing. Women's Special Purpose Clothing. Wedding Clothing
Dates Use: Exactly 1861
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 8805.8.2.1-8