wedding dress

Jean Muir, 1933 - 1995



wedding dress

Jean Muir 1933 - 1995

Summary

Cream wool crepe wedding dress with full skirt, full bishop sleeves and square neckline; bodice with vertical pin-tucked decoration, cf opening with 9 pearlised button+s, cream acetate lining and woven label 'Jean Muir London'. Worn by donor's late wife for her marriage at St James's, Spanish Place, London on 14 October 1972. Purchased ready-to-wear from the Jean Muir shop in London and worn with a large brimmed cream straw hat.


Object Name

wedding dress

Creators Name

Jean Muir

Date Created

1972

Dimensions

L: 131cm

accession number

2008.14

Collection Group

costume
womenswear

Place of creation

London

Medium

Legal

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