1900 - 1910
Silk taffeta, cotton lace, linen and metal
1420 x 1300 mm
Springhill, County Londonderry (Accredited Museum)
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Woman’s skirt (part of wedding dress). Skirt of cream, weighted silk taffeta overlaid with cotton Renaissance lace with embroidered linen inserts. The hem of the taffeta is finished with two ruffles of pinked silk. The skirt has a taffeta silk waistband opening CB fastening with metal hooks and silk covered eyes.
Gift of Miss Lowry, 16 North Circular Road, Lisburn BT28 3AH. Worn by her mother (see photograph).