Girl's 'Rose of Lancaster' fancy dress


Harris Museum & Art Gallery

Harris Museum & Art Gallery
Preston, United Kingdom

Crimson silk dress embroidered in metal thread with crown and three lions and the words 'Rose of Lancaster'. Worn by Valerie Simpson at the 1922 Preston Guild Fancy Dress Ball. Valerie was the daughter of Colonel Stephen Simpson, owner of the Simpson Gold Thread Works in Preston.


  • Title: Girl's 'Rose of Lancaster' fancy dress
  • Date Created: 1922/1922
  • Type: Fancy dress

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