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A Bride Revisited

Exploring an important 1780 Wedding Ensemble and its Replica

Grace Evans, Keeper of Costume, will discuss the history of this fascinating outfit which was worn by Jane Bailey on the occasion of her marriage to James Wickham Esq. on the 9th November 1780. A beautiful replica of the ensemble, including undergarments and accessories, has been commissioned by the Olive Matthews Trust  alongside a film of the outfit being worn. These will be shown as part of this talk which takes place on the 239th anniversary of the marriage.

 

Time details:

2pm - 3pm

Cost:

£4.50 (Friends £4.00)