wedding chest


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Noun1.wedding chest - chest for storage of clothing (trousseau) and household goods in anticipation of marriagewedding chest - chest for storage of clothing (trousseau) and household goods in anticipation of marriage
chest - box with a lid; used for storage; usually large and sturdy
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The wedding chest was made in 1624 to commemorate the marriage of the alchemist Sir Owen Wynn (3rd Baronet) to Grace Williams, the niece of Archbishop John Williams.
Christiane Klapisch-Zuber suggests that the appearance of female nudes on the inside lids of Florentine wedding chests in the 1440s is the result of another adaptation: when the wedding chest became the property of the husband instead of forming part of the bride's trousseau.
Furniture includes the likes of a 16th-century Tuscan carved and gilded walnut cassone or wedding chest, bearing both the Chigi delia Rovere coat of arms and Renaissance majolica (Fig.
This article aligns Monika Treut's Ghosted (2009), Doris Dorrie's Cherry BIossoms (2008), and Ulrike Ottinger's The Korean Wedding Chest (2009) to inquire how these three films represent through their Asian setting the journey of self-exploration via the exotic Other.
Ulrike Ottinger's superbly nuanced, wry and sensitive film The Korean Wedding Chest provides a fascinating overview of romance and marriage in modern-day Korea, contrasting the traditional with the new.
While Peter is farming, Mary weaves blankets for her wedding chest.
In conjunction with the site launch, Lane has introduced the Bridal Chest, a plainer version of their Wedding Chest with a lower retail price tag.
Our First placed prize winners will receive a Javanese Wedding Chest worth pounds 400 -a traditional-style chest from Java, with a hole at either endthrough which a bamboo pole is placed to allow it to be carried in a ceremonial procession, most especially at weddings where they carry valuables.
s "Garpastum," Artem Antonov's "Polumgla," and two international premieres, Yuri Moroz's "The Spot" and Kirghiz director Nurbek Egen's "The Wedding Chest," the last a co-production between Russia, Kirghizstan, France and Germany.
If a wealthy bride wanted a gold leaf painted wedding chest, or a special necklace and set of bracelets, she could go to Squarcione who could easily arrange everything for her as well as providing fine embroidery on the wedding garments.
So a drum becomes a table, two manA[degrees] doos wedding chests are fixed atop each other with openings from the front, camel trappings line the edges of bags and laptop covers and designs visible on women's costumes from Sur line chair covers with traditional telli or trimming.