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Wedding Dress

Description

Ivory satin wedding dress with short, puffed sleeves with piped cuff. Van Dyke collar extending off shoulders with scalloped and piped edge, trimmed with lace. Shirred front and back; hook and eye closure. Wide waistband. Bodice lined with linen. Sleeves lined with glazed cotton. Hem is stiffened with 3 hidden rows of cording. Linen-tape reinforced neckline.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1831
Inscriptions
Written in pencil at waistband: ""Mrs. A. T. Cabot""
Material
Valenciennes
linen (material)
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
dresses (garments)
Gown, Wedding
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Valenciennes
Wedding
wedding dresses
weddings
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1928.622
GUSN
41356
Related Items
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