White silk satin wedding dress with overdress of embroidered flounced net lace, white satin bonnet, a bonnet-veil of applied bobbin lace motifs on net, a handkerchief of white embroidered cambric, a pair of garters of fine canvas embroidered with rosebuds, and a fan with a leaf of Brussels lace initialled H.B. (for Henrietta Bell) on mother of pearl sticks


  • Title: Wedding dress ensemble
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: 1848
  • Location: Great Britain
  • Provenance: Given by the daughters of the late Mrs. John Bell
  • Medium: silk, embroidered net, lace, kid, mother of pearl

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