1886 Satin, embroidered with glass beads worn by May Primrose for her wedding to Major Herbert Littledale in June (Victoria and Albert Museum - London, UK)

From fashionablylateagain.blogspot.com/2012/09/the-wedding-dress-200-years-of-wedding.html.

Mary Primrose’s article in thepeerage is here.

1886 Satin, embroidered with glass beads worn by May Primrose for her wedding to Major Herbert Littledale in June (Victoria and Albert Museum - London, UK) From fashionablylateagain.blogspot.com:2012:09:the-wedding-dress-200-years-of-wedding.html

This second bustle era dress provides ample room to display a partlet, bertha, tablier, lace flounces, and a ruched band. The museum’s description, "Satin, embroidered with glass beads Worn by May Primrose for her wedding to Major Herbert Littledale in June 1885.”

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