Historical information

Worn by Barbara GARDINER (nee HEGARTY) at her wedding to Robert GARDINER, at Holy Trinity Church, Port Melbourne on November 1 1958. The dress was made by Barbara's mother, Alice HEGARTY (nee MOTT) and later requisitioned for a party dress for a friend.

Physical description

Wedding dress of ivory brocaded satin, long sleeves with pointed ends, piped at waist and hem, short train with loop for wrist