FAKE fur is BETTER. Whitaker Auctions calls this a "wizard coat" because it has "exaggerated wizard sleeves." Wool, with those sleeves appliquéd in darker brown with black silk tassels, fur collar and cuff, contrasting faux button trim and satin lining.
While white is now de rigueur for bridal attire, the fashion for white wedding gowns originated only in the late century. This dress is a good example of the more practical century practice of brides wearing colored gowns for weddings.
English Cut Glass and Sterling Silver Perfume Bottle
A SCOTTISH DIRK The staghorn grip with silver pommel and guard, the highly-polished blade with bowie-style clipped tip. In its leather-covered wood scabbard mounted in elaborately wrought silver mounts featuring thistle motifs, each struck W.S. & CO. on the reverse, and retaining its matching staghorn- gripped utensils. Late 19th-early 20th century.