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Wedding Dress

Description

Blue taffeta; bodice has high, piped neckline; long full sleeves with epaulets and applied decoration at cuffs; trimmed with black lace and band of bead and coil; piped waist with sharp points at front and back; boned darts; padded and lined with brown cotton twill; hook and eye closure hidden by 10 covered buttons; sleeves lined with white glazed cotton; cuffs lined with white silk; skirt has box pleats all around; waistband lined with cotton; hook and eye closure; fully lined with brown glazed cotton; pocket on side; 2 pairs of hook and eye along side seams of lower front for raising skirt for walking.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Taffeta
Wedding
wedding dresses
weddings
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1939.616AB
GUSN
40366
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