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Wedding dress

Description

Wedding gown, pale yellow organza with cream taffeta underskirt. Bateau neckline with beaded lace insert; net overshirt with beaded lace accents and lace trim. Basque waist; A-line skirt; back bow accent; and long fitted net illusion sleeves with button cuffs. Stiff net crinoline attached to underskirt lining. Chapel train.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1962
Worn by Virginia Ramsdell for her wedding to Vasilios Theodore William Vasiliou on March 10, 1962.
Inscriptions
"Order No. 9585 / Style 12 / Size 507112 / Remarks [blank]" (printed)
"ABDL / 439416 / UNION LABEL / INT'L LADIES GARMENT / WORKERS UNION / AFL - CIO / ILGWU" (printed)
Material
machine lace
net (textile)
polyester
taffeta
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
Gown, Wedding
machine lace
net (textile)
Probably polyester
taffeta
wedding dresses
Accession Number
2010.17.4.1
GUSN
244669

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