This blue silk, grosgrain dress was worn as a wedding dress. The skirt and bodice are separate. It has white lace trimming around the edge of the bodice and the cuffs (UK, In the Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery and the Exeter City Council.
A whitework embroidered empire-line muslin dress, circa 1805 with woven self-stripes and vertically embroidered foliate bands. Fine back detailing with four Dorset buttons, slightly trained hem, bodice with internal linen narrow front closure flaps.