Circa 1820 "under" dress, American or European. A combination under dress and petticoat like this was worn under sheer net gowns. Pleating, tucking, and embroidered detail would show through the sheer over gown for more visual interest. Via the Met.
White satin wedding dress, 1914, worn by Wilhelmina Dorothea Mayer for her marriage to Adolf Gevert Hollings in 1914. She was the mother of Senator Fritz Hollings of Charleston. Via Charleston Museum, flickr.