Orange blossom bridal wreath

French
about 1890


Object Place: France

Dimensions

68.5 cm (26 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3990

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long slender stem covered with brown silk; cluster of orange blossoms and birds at one end; small groups of birds and blossoms springing out along stem; cf. 50.3989a, b, white satin wedding dress.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John S. Ames