Wedding wreath, Liberty & Co. Ltd.

Wedding wreath, Liberty & Co. Ltd.

Wedding wreath
Liberty & Co. Ltd. (retailers)
About 1935
London
Wax orange-blossom and wire
Museum no.T.212:1-1996

Wreaths decorated with small wax flowers - in this case, orange blossoms on wire stems - were popular wedding accessories of the 1930s.  They were made to sit on top of the head, both as a decoration and a way of holding the long veil in place.