Browse Items (69 total)

  • Collection: Chinese-American Museum of Chicago

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Bride and Groom dolls in Chinese dress

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Invitation to Nicholas and Heidi Moy's wedding, Dec 17, 2005.

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Bangle made of 24k gold, floral design. Gift to the lender in 1982.

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Bridal red brocade cheongsam (qipao) decorated with dragons & phoenixes, worn by lender at her wedding in 2005.

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Bracelet was given to wedding guests as keepsake at a wedding in China which the lender attended in December of 2014.

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Red envelopes are used to hold monetary gifts for couples getting married.

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An example of a Chinese women's wedding headdress.

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Woven bamboo basket with long handle used for wedding gifts.

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Green beaded wedding purse with red glass handles. The purse is decorated with the Chinese symbol for Double Happiness, the design is most often attributed to marriage.

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5-tiered red woven bamboo wedding basket with handle. This basket was used for gifts and/or food.
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