Wedding Dress

Unknown French, French



Silk stain, pearl, satin, cloth, silk tulle

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Elizabeth R. Mayor



Place Made: France, Europe


19th century

Object Name

Clothing: Outerwear

Research Area

Textiles and Costumes

Not on view


Label: "S. Dellac, Robes Et Mantéaux, New York". Left Seal on Label: "Exposition Universelle, 1889". Right Seal on Label: "Republic Français"

Course History

COLT 73, 101, Spectacle and Exhibitionism, Michelle Warren, Winter 2012


Elizabeth Rowland Mayor (Mrs. Michael Mayor) gave the wedding dress to the Hood Museum in August 1980. The dress was assigned an accession number in 2010 and catalogued in 2011. (M. Spicer, January 17, 2011)

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