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Wedding Gown

Description

White silk organza gown; double layer of silk organza over silk taffeta lining; sleeveless; empire waist; v-neckline; straps and bodice have applied white embroidered flowers (Alencon lace); a-line skirt has seam about seventeen inch from hem, below which skirt flares and ruffles; zipper on back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1972
Worn May 27, 1972
Material
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Connecticut (United States)
Massachusetts (United States)
New Haven (New Haven county, Connecticut)
Descriptive terms
Gown, Wedding
silk (textile)
wedding dresses
Accession Number
2003.19.1.1
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Joanne Tuttle
GUSN
225678
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