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    1869 wedding gown of Elisabeth of Wied, Queen Consort of Romania in The dress is made of silk satin, silk tulle with cotton and paper faux flowers.

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    • Tracy Cassidy

      Wedding dress | Romanian | 1869 | satin, lily-of-the-valley | FIDM Museum | Helen Larson Historic Fashion Collection | Belonged to Queen Elisabeth of Romania

    • Chelsey Hemstreet

      ~1869 wedding gown of Elisabeth of Wied, Queen Consort of Romania~ Elisabeth's wedding dress shows the emergence of the bustle era. The flounces and over-skirt belong to the crinoline era. "The dress is made of silk satin, silk tulle with cotton and paper faux flowers." (via Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising - Los Angeles, California USA).

    • Raelyn Boulter

      "Another extraordinary acquisition because of its preservation is this wedding gown worn by Elisabeth of Wied, Queen Consort of Romania in 1869. The dress is made of silk satin, silk tulle with cotton and paper faux flowers – the condition is amazing for being 142 years old!" http://asunnydayinla.com/2011/10/09/fidm-10-years-of-acquisitions-in-a-fabulous-exhibit/

    • Bess Chilver

      1869 wedding gown of Elisabeth of Wied, Queen Consort of Romania in The dress is made of silk satin, silk tulle with cotton and paper faux flowers. Held at FIDM.

    • magda reardon

      1869 wedding gown of Elisabeth of Wied, Queen Consort of Romania. Elisabeth's wedding dress shows the emergence of the bustle era. The flounces and over-skirt belong to the crinoline era. "The dress is made of silk satin, silk tulle with cotton and paper faux flowers."

    • Maura Petzolt

      1869 wedding gown of Elisabeth of Wied, Queen Consort of Romania (mother of Ferdinand I of Romania, husband of Marie of Edinburgh) in The dress is made of silk satin, silk tulle with cotton and paper faux flowers.

    • Happy Scrapper

      1869. Wedding gown of Elisabeth of Wied, Queen Consort of Romania (Carmen Sylva). The dress is made of silk satin and silk tulle, with cotton and paper faux flowers. (Held at Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising, Los Angeles.)

    • Bluebell Knoll

      1869 wedding gown of Elisabeth of Wied, Queen Consort of Romania in The dress is made of silk satin, silk tulle with cotton and paper faux flowers. She was one of the prospective brides of the future Edward VII of Great Britain. He ended up choosing a certain Alexandra of Denmark, and the rest, as they say, is history. Held at FIDM.

    • Grace Costello

      1860's wedding dress

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