American Civil War Era Wedding Gown in ivory silk. The sweeping skirt has a crinoline lining, with a beautiful double box pleated waistband, a back hook eye closure, and a turned hem. Worn over a hooped petticoat
Robe à l'Anglaise Date: Culture: British Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB: 52 in. cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, H.