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Wedding Dress?

Description

Dress with printed white stripes with band of pink berries. Short puffed sleeves lined with pink glazed cotton. Broad neckline. Bodice padded at sides. Wide waistband. Hook and eye closure at back. Bodice lined with natural linen. Cartridge pleats at middle of waistband at back. Hem lined with pink glazed cotton. Stitch marks along bodice front and waistband indicate some alteration.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1836
Material
cotton (textile)
lampas (textile material)
padding (process)
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
dresses (garments)
Gown, Wedding
Hand Stitched
Lampas
Padded
padding (process)
Possibly lampas (textile material)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Striped
stripes
Wedding
wedding dresses
weddings
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1929.1793AB
GUSN
33036
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