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Clothing & Textiles :
Object Name:
Dress, Wedding
Object ID:
Wedding dress, pale orange/cream made from possibly a rayon fabric. Just below the top of the dress are eleven lines of material with stitching that gives a small ruffled effect. Along and up from the bottom of the dress are fives pieces of the fabric attached in a rufflled crinoline style. There are eight silver coloured snap fasteners attached on the left handside.

There is a matching bolero which is Object ID 2019.320.011

The dress was worn by Mary Wellock on her wedding day, (married to Alfred Barnaby Eames) on June 2nd 1931 in Napier.
Wedding Dress
L—124 cm
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Wedding DressWedding Dress
Wedding Dress, details in the middleWedding Dress, details in the middle
Wedding Dress, details at the bottomWedding Dress, details at the bottom
Wedding Dress with bolero over the topWedding Dress with bolero over the top