Replica of Mary's wedding dress, created by Tanya Elliott, that was displayed at the Exhibition:

The Marriage of England and Spain - the 450th Anniversary of the Marriage of Philip and Mary - June 20-September 30, 2004 at Winchester Cathedral.

 

(photo courtesy of Winchester Cathedral)

Mary's dress was described as:

Consisting of a mantle of brocaded cloth of gold, bordered with pearls and diamonds of great size, and lined with ermine. The dress was also gold smothered with the same precious stones, and the underskirt of white satin embroidered of silver. The French hood in black velvet was surmounted by a double row of large diamonds.

 

 

 

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