Red Bridal Outfit

Title

Red Bridal Outfit

Subject

Daily Life-Clothing; Arts-Textiles; People-Female;

Description

This garment would be worn at a wedding, and carries the auspicious 'double happiness' character in the center. Red is common for wedding gowns in China historically since it is considered a lucky color.

Date

1/11/2005

Contributor

Kucera, Karil
St. Olaf College

Rights

Materials may be used for educational, non-commercial purposes only.

Format

Image/jpg

Type

Still image

Identifier

soc
soc000969

Coverage

China
China - Qing Dynasty 1644 - 1911

Physical Dimensions

1704 w x 2744 h, 180 ppi

Files

2619.jpg

Collection

Citation

“Red Bridal Outfit,” Image Database to Enhance Asian Studies, accessed August 22, 2017, http://ideasasia.omeka.net/items/show/3532.

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