1906 Queen Maud's coronation dress front, back, and bodice (Nasjonalmuseet - Oslo, Norway)

From samling.nasjonalmuseet.no-no-object-OK-1962-0001. Also posted to a new Albumette in her Subalbum here.

1906 Queen Maud's coronation dress front, back, and bodice (Nasjonalmuseet - Oslo, Norway) From samling.nasjonalmuseet.no-no-object-OK-1962-0001

According to Trond Norén Isaksen, this dress resulted from a collaboration between Vernon of London and Silkehuset of Kristiania (now Oslo).

Maud dispenses with the waist band and wears a princess-cut dress over a sheer under-garment as seen in this image.

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