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Wedding Gown

Description

Two piece wedding gown made of ecru-colored satin and lace; bodice (a) has satin criss-cross front, satin cumberbund and satin leg-o-mutton sleeves cuffed at elbow; lace surrounds satin in front; lace sleeves from elbow to wrist; lace v-neck. Skirt (b): satin a-line skirt iwth double piping down front; tiered satin train with lace insert at edges.

Details

Maker
L.P. Hollander & Co.
Date
ca. 1905
Altered in 1932
Inscriptions
"L.P. Hollander & Co./ BOSTON NEW YORK NEWPORT" (sewn-in tags)
"Kleinert's/ T.M. REG.US PAT OFF./ Thrift/ JAPANESE SILK/ GUARANTEED/ MADE IN US AMERICA/ B2F 3 393" (stamped)
Material
hand sewing
lace (needlework)
satin
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Places
Probably Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Probably Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Gown, Wedding
hand sewing
lace (needlework)
satin
silk (textile)
wedding dresses
Accession Number
2001.259AB
Credit Line
Gift of Patricia Meyers, Charles Sullivan and Deborah Dusault
GUSN
221572
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