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A=Dress; B=Petticoat; C=Stole. Dress (A) - Light blue; full length; wide shoulder straps; tucks at front neckline w/ self bow; stays; side zipper; self sash at back; full lining Petticoat (B) - white rayon petticoat w/ snap grosgrain waist; tucks; stiffened w/ tulle. Stole (C) same fabric as dress; long rectangle w/ fringed ends.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1959
Inscriptions
Woven labels: 1. In dress lining: ""Miss Priscilla/ Newbury St., Boston, Mass"" 2. On petticoat: ""Gowns by Priscilla of Boston"" in pencil: ""B 18 O 18"" on hanger straps: ""The Bride's Shop, Inc.""
Material
machine-made
nylon
rayon
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Debutante
ENSEMBLE
ensembles (costume)
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Nylon
nylon
rayon
Rayon
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1990.578A-C
GUSN
12883

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