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Wedding dress

Description

Two-piece pearl gray silk taffeta wedding dress: Jacket shaped bodice [a] with high band collar, buttons on front, and large bow at back; Skirt [b] is box-pleated and has ruffled and pleated hem with train. Lined with ivory cambric and net, trimmed with ivory machine lace.

Details

Maker
Possibly (Dressmaker)
Date
November 9, 1882
Date of wedding
Material
cotton (textile)
machine lace
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Places
Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Probably Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
dressmaking
Gown, Wedding
Late Victorian
machine lace
silk (textile)
wedding dresses
People and organizations
Glaser, Olive Smith
Accession Number
2009.1.1ab
GUSN
222182

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