Wedding dress

Wedding dress

This item comes from Toitū Otago Settlers Museum and is part of their collection Toitū Otago Settlers Museum NZMuseums
Please view the item on their site Opens in new window for the definitive information on how it can be used.

This item is an image. It was created by an unknown creator on or around the date 1943.

This is the best description of this item that we could find:

This lovely little dress exemplifies the sacrifices of wartime. Rationing of fabric and clothing severely restricted the choices available to brides during the Second World War. Many also felt that ostentatious celebration was inappropriate in the circumstances and opted for simple ceremonies and matching costumes. The dress is made from a synthetic crêpe in a muted sage green mottled with orangey brown threads. It is knee-length with short sleeves and a natural waistline. There are seams in ...


Some of the subjects related to it include 1943, Dress, Jean Gawn, Kew, Romahapa, and Wedding dress.

What is the copyright status of this item?


All Rights Reserved

This item is all rights reserved, which means you'll have to get permission from Toitū Otago Settlers Museum Opens in new window before using it.

More Information

Toitū Otago Settlers Museum has this to say about the rights status of this item:

All rights reserved

More Information

Toitū Otago Settlers Museum has this to say about the rights status of this item:

All rights reserved

All Rights Reserved

This item is all rights reserved, which means you'll have to get permission from Toitū Otago Settlers Museum before using it.

More Information

Toitū Otago Settlers Museum has this to say about the rights status of this item:

All rights reserved

More Information

Toitū Otago Settlers Museum has this to say about the rights status of this item:

All rights reserved

What can I do with this item?


You must always check with Toitū Otago Settlers Museum Opens in new window to confirm the specific terms of use, but this is our understanding:

Non-infringing use

NZ Copyright law does not prevent every use of a copyright work. You should consider what you can and cannot do with a copyright work.

No sharing

You may not copy and/or share this item with others without further permission. This includes posting it on your blog, using it in a presentation, or any other public use.

No modifying

You are not allowed to adapt or remix this item into any other works.

No commercial use

You may not use this item commercially.

What can I do with this item?


You must always check with Toitū Otago Settlers Museum Opens in new window to confirm the specific terms of use, but this is our understanding:

Non-infringing use

NZ Copyright law does not prevent every use of a copyright work. You should consider what you can and cannot do with a copyright work.

No modifying

You are not allowed to adapt or remix this item into any other works.

No commercial use

You may not use this item commercially.