1850 - 1860
Silk satin, lace, taffeta, linen voile
143 cm (l)60 cm (l)Order this image
Chastleton House, Oxfordshire (Accredited Museum)
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A black silk satin dress patterned with 'lily of the valley' sprigs; lace collar and fitted, boned bodice trimmed with black velvet and a silk fringe, the wide sleeves cut to reveal an inner line of ruched satin ribbon, the bodice lined with black taffeta, the full skirts lined with linen voile. Lining and hem torn; waist altered?
? possibly worn by Dorothy Whitmore Jones